Announcements

June11, 2018

6/11 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been UPDATED and posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. If you do not know what your fines are for, please ask. Now is the time to work to clear them.   Do you have library books that you have had forever? Bring them back! Remember there is a book return at the front of the library.


June8, 2018

6/8 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture. Students- Guidance Techs will only be meeting with Seniors today. If you have questions about summer school, see your Guidance Tech on Monday. Seniors Only today.   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been UPDATED and posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. If you do not know what your fines are for, please ask. Now is the time to work to clear them.   Do you have library books that you have had forever? Bring them back! Remember there is a book return at the front of the library.   Attention AP Club Seniors: Please see Mrs. Donovan in room H-26 for your rebate! You only have until Friday to claim your funds.   Junior Ambassadors is a leadership program that empowers young leaders with the skills and experience to make a positive difference in the community. We provide authentic leadership experiences that unlock the inner


June7, 2018

6/7 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been UPDATED and posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. If you do not know what your fines are for, please ask. Now is the time to work to clear them.   Our final dance of the year, SUMMER SHAKEDOWN: Island Vibes, is TOMRROW! Come celebrate the end of the year with food, fun and friends. Tickets are on sale in the finance office for the LOW price of $5 with ASB and $7 without and for guests! Ticket price goes up to $10 at the door, so buy them now. Don’t miss out on these island vibes lions!   Attention AP Club Seniors: Please see Mrs. Donovan in room H-26 for your rebate! You only have until Friday to claim your funds.   If you signed up for Spanish 4AP, please come to a meeting with Mrs. Becerra in room F6 this Thursday, June 7, during lunch.   Hey Lions! The Risen Christia


June5, 2018

6/5 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been UPDATED and posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. If you do not know what your fines are for, please ask. Now is the time to work to clear them.   Attention students planning on taking AP Biology next year. There will be an informational meeting in room L5 today regarding summer prep work   Show your spirit as we head into the final weeks of school and dress up for our LAST spirit week of the year. Tomorrowis Squad Wednesday!! Match with your squad!   Attention AP Club Seniors: Please see Mrs. Donovan in room H-26 for your rebate! You only have until Friday to claim your funds.   Students! If you are taking AP Literature & Composition next year, please come to a mandatory meeting at lunch today in room J-27. Mrs. Angus & Ms. Dadabhoy will go over the summer assignment a


June4, 2018

6/4 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been UPDATED and posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. If you do not know what your fines are for, please ask. Now is the time to work to clear them. Show your spirit as we head into the final weeks of school and dress up for our LAST spirit week of the year. Tomorrow is Tie Dye Tuesday!!! Wear your best tie dye attire!   All Library materials are due TODAY. Please check your email for overdue library materials and textbooks. If you are receiving emails from the library, you may owe fines for overdue materials. Come in and check your status.   Attention students who signed up to take AP Spanish 5 next year! There will be a meeting on Tuesday June 5 during lunch in room E5 about the summer assignment for the class. It is very importan


June1, 2018

6/1 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been UPDATED and posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. If you do not know what your fines are for, please ask. Now is the time to work to clear them.   College-bound Seniors…please listen! It is time to order your final transcripts to be sent to your college after your final grades have been posted to your transcript. Please request your transcript online through parchment.com and choose the HOLD FOR GRADES option, NOT the SEND NOW option. Transcripts will be sent by June 30th. For instructions please go to our school website at whslions.net. If you have questions, please see the Registrar, Mrs. Hartley, in the front office.   All Library materials are due by Monday June 4. Please check your email for overdue library materials and textbooks. If you are receiving emails from the library, y


May31, 2018

5/31 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   GUESSS WHATT! ITS BACK! OUR ANNUAL SUMMER SHAKEDOWN: Island Vibes is coming up on Friday, June 8th from 8-11pm. Tickets are on sale Now in the finance office for the LOW price of 5$ with ASB and 7$ without and for guests! Guest contracts are available in G01 and must be approved BEFORE you buy your guests’ ticket. Don’t miss out on these island vibes lions!   Atención Miembros del Club de Español. We will have a very important meeting in Room E5 this Friday June 1st during lunch time. We will be selecting the Board Members for next year and begin planning our first event, so make sure you are there!! Remember, this Friday June 1st during lunch in room E5, the meeting will start promptly at 12:15, Los Vemos!!   Attention all students who failed Algebra. You may be able to make up credit for this class in the summer. See your Guidance Specialist Immediately for information.   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines


May30, 2018

5/30 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquiry and collaborate.   Attention all students who failed Algebra. You may be able to make up credit for this class in the summer. See your Guidance Specialist Immediately for information.   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been UPDATED and posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. If you do not know what your fines are for, please ask. Now is the time to work to clear them.   College-bound Seniors…please listen! It is time to order your final transcripts to be sent to your college after your final grades have been posted to your transcript. Please request your transcript online through parchment.com and choose the HOLD FOR GRADES option, NOT the SEND NOW option. Transcripts will be sent by June 30th. For instructions please go to our school website at whslions.net. If you have questions, please see the Registrar, Mrs. Hartley, in the front office.


May29, 2018

5/29 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Our lions did it again! On Friday a team of MERITS students went to UCLA to compete in the final round of UCLA’s nanovation shark tank science innovation business pitch competition. After a lightning quick pitch and 10 minute grill session, and a nervous hour sitting through their competition, our lions rose victorious, claiming first place, and $2000 cash prize. Good job Britney, Christine, Hai, Jennifer, Louise, and Selena!   Attention all students who failed Algebra. You may be able to make up credit for this class in the summer. See your Guidance Specialist Immediately for information.   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been UPDATED and posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. If you do not know what your fines are for, please ask. Now is the time to work to clear them.   They are back at it again! Come hear the WHS Ch


May25, 2018

5/25 Announcements

Seniors: grad nite tickets sales today during lunch in front of your ASB office.   Attention all students who failed Algebra. You may be able to make up credit for this class in the summer. See your Guidance Specialist Immediately for information.   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been UPDATED and posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. If you do not know what your fines are for, please ask. Now is the time to work to clear them.   Need extra cash? Are you a hard worker with a positive attitude? How about a part time job in the Cafeteria? Applications now being accepted for the 2018-19 school year. Morning and lunch slots available. See Pattie in the cafeteria for an application. Hurry in…spots are limited!   Track and Field players remember that our banquet will be Monday, May 28th in the cafeteria at 6 pm. It is only $10 per person so Find coach Boyd for tickets. This ye


May24, 2018

5/24 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Attention all students who failed Algebra. You may be able to make up credit for this class in the summer. See your Guidance Specialist Immediately for information.   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been UPDATED and posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. If you do not know what your fines are for, please ask. Now is the time to work to clear them.   Need extra cash? Are you a hard worker with a positive attitude? How about a part time job in the Cafeteria? Applications now being accepted for the 2018-19 school year. Morning and lunch slots available. See Pattie in the cafeteria for an application. Hurry in…spots are limited!   Hey Lions! The Risen Christian club will be meeting today at lunch in room N-12 and we would love to have you join us! Pizza is provided so you don’t need to take time to buy your lunch,


May23, 2018

5/23 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Attention all students who failed Algebra. You may be able to make up credit for this class in the summer. See your Guidance Specialist Immediately for information.   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been UPDATED and posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. If you do not know what your fines are for, please ask. Now is the time to work to clear them.   Need extra cash? Are you a hard worker with a positive attitude? How about a part time job in the Cafeteria? Applications now being accepted for the 2018-19 school year. Morning and lunch slots available. See Pattie in the cafeteria for an application. Hurry in…spots are limited!   Hey Lions! The Risen Christian club will be meeting this Thursday at lunch in room N-12 and we would love to have you join us! Pizza is provided so you don’t need to take time to buy your lun


May22, 2018

5/22 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Hey Lions! Come out to the Softball field today at 3:15pm to support our Lions in round 2 of CIF action. They take on Marymount and need your support. So proud of our Lions!   Attention all students who failed Algebra. You may be able to make up credit for this class in the summer. See your Guidance Specialist Immediately for information.   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been UPDATED and posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. If you do not know what your fines are for, please ask. Now is the time to work to clear them.   Need extra cash? Are you a hard worker with a positive attitude? How about a part time job in the Cafeteria? Applications now being accepted for the 2018-19 school year. Morning and lunch slots available. See Pattie in the cafeteria for an application. Hurry in…spots are limited!   Seniors Grad


May21, 2018

5/21 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.   Saturday, our lions competed in the C-STEM Roboplay competition programming robots to solve scenarios against 33 schools in O.C. After 3 hours of coding and sweating our lions took 3rd place along with best teamwork, best spirit awards and overall individual excellence for Christina Huynh Additionally at the state level, our lions garnered first place for their robotics video. Shout out to Brian , Tra My, Philip, Ann , Hang, Kimberly , Eliana,Vivian , Peter, and Christina .   Attention all students who failed Algebra. You may be able to make up credit for this class in the summer. See your Guidance Specialist Immediately for information.   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been UPDATED and posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. If you do not know what your fines are f


May18, 2018

5/18 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   Congratulations to An Nguyen who finished as the 5th rank badminton player in the CIF Southern Section and has qualified to compete tomorrow in the state competition. Good luck to the Fresh prince of the courts!   Congratulations to the softball team for advancing to the next round of CIF. Behind the solid pitching of LeeAnne Miranda, strong defense of Sariyah Triplett, Piper Park, Sierra Vang, Eliana Alvarado and Katie Kamikubo, as well as timely hitting by Alyssa Williams, the Lady Lions battled and came out on top with a 4-3 win. Shout out to seniors Norma Bernal who started off the offensive attack with a double in the 6th inning, and Jenessa Perez who scooped up a hard hit grounder to make the final out of the game. Great job Ladies!!   Attention all students who failed Algebra. You may be able to make up credit for this class in the summer. See your Guidance Specialist Immediately for information.   H


May17, 2018

5/17 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Attention all students who failed Algebra. You may be able to make up credit for this class in the summer. See your Guidance Specialist Immediately for information.   Hey Seniors! If you purchased a panoramic picture, stop by G1 today and pick it up! If you would like to buy a picture for $20, the last day to submit your order is this FRIDAY, May 18th. Stop by G1 and pick up an order form TODAY, all orders are due FRIDAY!   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been UPDATED and posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. If you do not know what your fines are for, please ask. Now is the time to work to clear them.   Hey Lions! The Risen Christian club will be meeting today at lunch in room N-12 and we would love to have you join us! Pizza is provided so you don’t need to take time to buy your lunch, just come!   Votin


May16, 2018

5/16 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Congratulations to Westminster High School Junior, Julissa Alvarez,who was elected by the section delegates to serve as the 2018-2019 Orange Section FFA Reporter! Julissa will represent the entire FFA for Orange County and serve all the schools with FFA programs! Great Job Julissa and way to represent Westminster High School!   Attention all students who failed Algebra. You may be able to make up credit for this class in the summer. See your Guidance Specialist Immediately for information.   Hey Seniors! If you purchased a panoramic picture, stop by G1 today and pick it up! If you would like to buy a picture for $20, the last day to submit your order is this FRIDAY, May 18th. Stop by G1 and pick up an order form TODAY, all orders are due FRIDAY!   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been UPDATED and posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you current


May15, 2018

5/15 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Seniors, if you’d like to speak at graduation, applications are available in G-1 and due TODAY.   Attention all students who failed Algebra. You may be able to make up credit for this class in the summer. See your Guidance Specialist Immediately for information.   Hey Seniors! If you purchased a panoramic picture, stop by G1 today and pick it up! If you would like to buy a picture for $20, the last day to submit your order is this FRIDAY, May 18th. Stop by G1 and pick up an order form TODAY, all orders are due FRIDAY!   Hey Seniors- Help us pick the Senior Awards and Graduation covers. Check your email for the link to vote. Voting ends this Friday, May 18th (the email from election runner has the incorrect end date so be sure to vote by this Friday May 18th)   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been UPDATED and posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see


May14, 2018

5/14 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. Now is the time to work to clear them.   Seniors, if you’d like to speak at graduation, applications are available in G-1 and due May 15th.   TODAY IS THE DAY!!! It’s Chipotle Day at Westminster Center! Book Club is hosting this delicious fundraiser as we end this wonderful school year! Come get a snack before you study for finals! Think of those big burritos that are so yummy! That is today, friends, 3 PM to 7 PM. Thank you! And see you at Chipotle!!!   Seniors Grad Nite tickets sales today during lunch only in front of ASB.   Hey Seniors! If you purchased a panoramic picture, stop by G1 today and pick it up!


May11, 2018

5/11 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. Now is the time to work to clear them.   Seniors, if you’d like to speak at graduation, applications are available in G-1 and due May 15th.   All Sophomores and Juniors, ROP has 9 Summer courses and 3 of them full fill the UC-F requirement, Computer Graphics, Visual Imagery, Film Digital Media. These are 6 week courses and receive 10 credits. For a FULL listing of ROP courses, see Mrs. Duremdes ASAP in the Library to sign up. Seating is limited. First come first served.   Attention Juniors and Sophomores. ROP is offering 9 summer courses. CNA, Animal HC, EMR Culinary Arts and much more. See Mrs.Duremdes in the Library for a full listing of summer courses   Hey Students and Staff? Do you wonder what might be cookin’? It’s CHIPOTLE!!! Boo


May10, 2018

5/10 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Congratulations to the softball team for advancing to CIF with a 3-0 win over Loara. Behind the strong defensive plays of seniors Norma Bernal, Katie Kamikubo and Jenessa Perez, as well as timely hitting by Piper, CeeCee, Alyssa, Eliana, Gabby and Sariyah, the Lady Lions were able to extend their season. Great job to LeeAnne Miranda for pitching the shutout and recording her 103rd strikeout. Well done ladies!!   Hey Lions! Join Keyclub today in L-3 during lunch to get updates on upcoming service events.   Hey Lions! The Risen Christian club will be meeting today at lunch in room N-12 and we would love to have you join us! Pizza is provided so you don’t need to take time to buy your lunch, just come!   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. Now is the time to work to clear the


May9, 2018

5/9 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   In yesterdays CIF Badminton action our lions were victorious over Mira Costa in a hostile environment. Come out tomorrowas our lions compete in the semifinals against the defending champs.   Whatś arguably the best club on campus? The debate club of course. Come see why today at lunch in room T-15. New members always welcome.   Hey Lions! The Risen Christian club will be meeting this Thursday at lunch in room N-12 and we would love to have you join us! Pizza is provided so you don’t need to take time to buy your lunch, just come!   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. Now is the time to work to clear them.   Seniors, if you’d like to speak at graduation, applications are available in G-1 and due May 15th.   All Sophomores and Juniors, ROP has 9 Summer courses and 3 of


May8, 2018

5/8 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Good Luck to our varsity badminton team as they compete in the CIF open division playoffs today! Our lions are ranked in the top 5 in the Southern Section!   Seniors Grad Nite tickets sales are happening Wednesdayduring lunch in front of ASB. check out our facebook page for more information   Hey Lions! The Risen Christian club will be meeting this Thursday at lunch in room N-12 and we would love to have you join us! Pizza is provided so you don’t need to take time to buy your lunch, just come!   Students , Having trouble with your school work? need some advice about college? or just advice in general? then Project HOPE is the program for you. We provide tutoring in all subjects, one on one peer advising, college preparation workshops. ust come to room L-3 every Tuesday afterschool from 3-5:30 and we can get you started. If you have any questions, come by L3 and ask for Mr. Pham or Mr. Burns.   Don’t forge


May7, 2018

5/7 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.   As Track and Field came to an end last week the following players were individual league champions…Alexa Perez, Carlos Velazquez, Jonathan Nguyen, Jan Nguyen, Nick Perez, RJ Molina, Paul Nguyen, Hai Le, Bryce Jenkins, Xander Rainey, Michael Le, Mason Dupler, Andrew Chavez, Chia-Yun Luu, Jordan Tran and Alondra Hernandez. Congratulations and good luck in CIF to Jacklynn Tran, Carlos Velazquez and Cristian Flores.   Congratulations to our Overwatch team who took home the $10,000 scholarship prize this weekend with their victory in the Youth Esports of America league. Way to go, Lions!   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1) to see if you currently owe any fines. Now is the time to work to clear them.   Seniors, if you’d like to speak at graduation, applications ar


May4, 2018

5/4 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   Congratulations to Simon Nguyen for becoming the league MVP and league champ after winning straight sets in yesterday’s tennis finals for singles at Santa Ana. Let’s also give it up for tennis most injured player Kody Nguyen and his two-time doubles league champ partner, Martin Nguyen, for taking first place in league for doubles after winning an epic 5-hour breathtaking battle. Congratulations to the boys’ varsity tennis team for winning league for the fourth consecutive years. Hey Lions- Do you play the game Overwatch? Well, we have 6 students who have been competing in the youth esports America series and tonight at 7pm this undefeated team competes in the semifinals for a chance to win $10,000. Good luck to Andy “Genos” Nguyen, Bruce “alpharuby” Tran, Brandon “Hipster” Tran, Kaitlyn “Tesla” Huynh, Alvin “Moldy” Nguyen, and Jesse “Lemmenut” Mar. A link will be sent to you this afternoon so you can watch the live stream


May3, 2018

5/3 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Hey Lions- Remember to get your voice heard tomorrowduring ASB Elections. All 9th graders will vote in their English class and 10th and 11th graders will vote in their History class. It only takes a couple minutes, Lions, so please review the candidates’ statements and choose our next year’s Board and Class Officers.   The Junior Ambassadors, a nonprofit organization, are helping the low income mothers in Orange County mothers who are in need of baby and maternity items. We will give the items we need like diapers, wet wipes, diaper cream, baby powder, sock, and underwear. However, we are in need of your help and donations to give back. So please donate the items we need to the donation box located at the office. The last day to donate is May 4th. Thank you for your cooperation!   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fines List has been posted for Seniors currently owing fines. Please check the Finance Office window (G1)


May2, 2018

5/2 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   The Yearbook cover has you on it! That’s right…If you bought a Super Leo then you get to be on the cover of your own Yearbook for free. Others can do it too, but it will cost you $5. Today only in room K-1 from 7:15 am until the end of lunch. This year’s theme is Super hero and Comic Books, but you are not required to dress in any certain manner. We are the only school that does this. Don’t delay…be on the cover today!   The Junior Ambassadors, a nonprofit organization, are helping the low income mothers in Orange County mothers who are in need of baby and maternity items. We will give the items we need like diapers, wet wipes, diaper cream, baby powder, sock, and underwear. However, we are in need of your help and donations to give back. So please donate the items we need to the donation box located at the office. The last day to donate is May 4th. Thank you for your cooperation!   ATTENTION SENIORS – The Fine


May1, 2018

5/1 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Boys Volleyball swept Loara in their last league match. Varsity finished 25-12; 26-24; 25-23. Top scorers were Paul Cao (15 kills); Paul Nguyen (10 kills); Setter, Huy Van, led in Assists; & Libero, Derek Truong’s led Defense. Varsity ended league play 9-1. JV lead early & never looked back, winning 25-14 & 25-13! Top scorers were Thomas Pham (8 Kills); Kevin Le (5 kill); Setter Anh Vo led Assists & Libero, Jordan Dinh led Defense. JV went UNDEFEATED!   The Yearbook cover has you on it! That’s right…If you bought a Super Leo then you get to be on the cover of your own Yearbook for free. Others can do it too, but it will cost you $5. It’s a two-day special and that is Tuesday and Wednesday of this week only in room K-1 from 7:15 am until the end of lunch. This year’s theme is Super hero and Comic Books, but you are not required to dress in any certain manner. We are the only school that does this. Don’t


April30, 2018

4/30 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.   Congratulations to our Athletes of the Month for April: Leanna Miranda from softball and Ryan Maciel from baseball.   Swag winners have won again- after a random drawing of the April winners, the following students won a Lion t-shirt, beanie or bag. Golden La, Lorena Vega, and Obby Mata! Come to G-1 to claim your prize. Our April SWAG winner from the teachers who nominated is…Ms. Sarah Bruce! She wins an Office Depot gift card or a Lion Spirit Wear item. Only five weeks of SWAG left, Lions!   The Yearbook cover has you on it! That’s right…If you bought a Super Leo then you get to be on the cover of your own Yearbook for free. Others can do it too, but it will cost you $5. It’s a two-day special and that is Tuesday and Wednesday of this week only in room K-1 from 7:15 am until the end of lunch. This year’s theme is Super hero and Comic Books, but you are


April27, 2018

4/27 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   Hey Lions! Yearbooks are on sale now until May 1st for $95. After May 1st, you will not be able to buy a 2017-18 yearbook so don’t delay, buy one today! Hey Juniors and Seniors- if you missed the flash sale, prom tickets are back on sale until today. Remember to turn in your dance contract to supervision and bring your approved contract to the Finance Office. Don’t miss a night in the spotlight.   The Junior Ambassadors, a nonprofit organization, are helping the low income mothers in Orange County mothers who are in need of baby and maternity items. We will give the items we need like diapers, wet wipes, diaper cream, baby powder, sock, and underwear. However, we are in need of your help and donations to give back. So please donate the items we need to the donation box located at the office. The last day to donate is May 4th. Thank you for your cooperation!   Shakespeare Festival is upon Westminster High. Bray o


April26, 2018

4/26 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Congratulations to Christine Ho, Ngan Tran, Huy Le, Khoa Ho,Erica Quach and An Nguyen as they smashed the competition and collected a total of 8 medals in the badminton Empire League Finals and qualifying for CIF Southern Section individuals! Great job lions!   Congratulations to this years’ 2018 Prom King and Queen Court! For Prom King our Court will be: Frank Martinez, Joseph Edwards, Joel Navaro , Abraham Mercado. For Prom Queen our nominees are: Amairany Ramos, Simone Meminger, Jackie Gonzalez, Alondra Fuentes. Congratulations and enjoy Prom 2018 at Soka University!   Hey Lions! Yearbooks are on sale now until May 1st for $95. After May 1st, you will not be able to buy a 2017-18 yearbook so don’t delay, buy one today! Hey Juniors and Seniors- if you missed the flash sale, prom tickets are back on sale from now until April 27th. Remember to turn in your dance contract to supervision and bring your approve


April25, 2018

4/25 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Hey Lions! Yearbooks are on sale now until May 1st for $95. After May 1st, you will not be able to buy a 2017-18 yearbook so don’t delay, buy one today! Hey Juniors and Seniors- if you missed the flash sale, prom tickets are back on sale from now until April 27th. Remember to turn in your dance contract to supervision and bring your approved contract to the Finance Office. Don’t miss a night in the spotlight.   Attention Spanish-speaking students! If you plan to enroll in Spanish or Español classes, you are required to take a placement exam. Placement exams will take place in room F8 at lunch on Mondays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays. If you are already in an Español or Spanish class this semester, you don’t need to come. See Mrs. Machado in room F8 for more information.   The Junior Ambassadors, a nonprofit organization, are helping the low income mothers in Orange County mothers who are in need of baby and maternity


April24, 2018

4/24 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Hey Lions! Yearbooks are on sale now until May 1st for $95. After May 1st, you will not be able to buy a 2017-18 yearbook so don’t delay, buy one today! Hey Juniors and Seniors- if you missed the flash sale, prom tickets are back on sale from now until April 27th. Remember to turn in your dance contract to supervision and bring your approved contract to the Finance Office. Don’t miss a night in the spotlight.   Attention Spanish-speaking students! If you plan to enroll in Spanish or Español classes, you are required to take a placement exam. Placement exams will take place in room F8 at lunch on Mondays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays. If you are already in an Español or Spanish class this semester, you don’t need to come. See Mrs. Machado in room F8 for more information.   The Junior Ambassadors, a nonprofit organization, are helping the low income mothers in Orange County mothers who are in need of baby and maternity it


April23, 2018

4/23 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.   Hey Lions! Yearbooks are on sale now until May 1st for $95. After May 1st, you will not be able to buy a 2017-18 yearbook so don’t delay, buy one today! Hey Juniors and Seniors- if you missed the flash sale, prom tickets are back on sale from now until April 27th. Remember to turn in your dance contract to supervision and bring your approved contract to the Finance Office. Don’t miss a night in the spotlight.   Attention Spanish-speaking students! If you plan to enroll in Spanish or Español classes, you are required to take a placement exam. Placement exams will take place in room F8 at lunch on Mondays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays. If you are already in an Español or Spanish class this semester, you don’t need to come. See Mrs. Machado in room F8 for more information.   The Junior Ambassadors, a nonprofit organization, are helping the low income mothers in Or


April20, 2018

4/20 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture. Lions, this is your last chance! Don’t miss the Lion Den hit, Play On, a play about putting on a play. The WHS cast of staff is hilariously engaging. Your last opportunities to see this hit are tonight at 7:30pm or tomorrow’s matinee at 3:30pm and a final showing at 7:30pm. Tickets available in the Finance Office for $7 advanced purchase or $9 at the door.   Congratulations to the Lions Golf Team for their 36 stroke victory over the Orange Panthers at Meadowlark Golf Course, The Lion attack was spearheaded by medalist Dylan Slayton, Alan Pham, and freshman Daniel Tabata. Slayton and Pham will represent the Lions at Orange League finals on Mondayat Dad Miller Golf Course in Anaheim.   Seniors- remember to come to the Career Center today between 1pm and 3pm to take your college commitment picture. Dress in gear from your future college if you can.   Hey Lions! Yearbooks are on sale now until May 1st for $95. After M


April19, 2018

4/19 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Come see Mr. Brothwell, Mr. Boyd, Ms. Lambert, Ms. Gonzalez, Mr. Gane, Mr. Vallejo, Ms. Mercadante, Ms. Wisniewski, Ms. Hill, Ms. Zeltner and Mr. Berger in Rick Abbott’s Play On! Tickets are $7 until 3pm. At the door tickets are $9. Show time is 7:30 in the Globewest Theater. Don’t miss out!   We know Ms. Dadabhoy’s and Ms. Jordan’s 4th period classes won the spirit dress up contest, but which departments had the highest percentage of participation? You guessed it! History squeaks by World Languages to win again (but only by 2%)! Also, congratulations to our Food Services members who won for their category! Keep up the spirit, Lions!   Seniors- remember to come to the Career Center today or tomorrow between 1pm and 3pm to take your college commitment picture. Dress in gear from your future college if you can.   Hey Lions! Yearbooks are on sale now until May 1st for $95. After May 1st, you will not be ab


April18, 2018

4/18 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   It’s opening night, Lions! Come see Mr. Brothwell, Mr. Boyd, Ms. Lambert, Ms. Gonzalez, Mr. Gane, Mr. Vallejo, Ms. Mercadante, Ms. Wisniewski, Ms. Hill, Ms. Zeltner and Mr. Berger in Rick Abbott’s Play On! Tickets are $7 until 3pm. At the door tickets are $9. Don’t miss out! Habitat for Humanity Club is having a meeting TODAY in L1 during lunch. Grab your lunch and swing on by for updates on upcoming events and fundraisers!!   Hey Lions! Yearbooks are on sale now until May 1st for $95. After May 1st, you will not be able to buy a 2017-18 yearbook so don’t delay, buy one today!   Hey Seniors- the traditional panoramic picture of your graduating class will be taken on Tuesday, April 24th. To purchase a copy, come to G-1 to get an order form. Payment is due the day of the picture. Hey Juniors and Seniors- if you missed the flash sale, prom tickets are back on sale from now until April 27th. Remember to turn in your


April17, 2018

4/17 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Hey Lions! Yearbooks are on sale now until May 1st for $95. After May 1st, you will not be able to buy a 2017-18 yearbook so don’t delay, buy one today!   Hey Seniors- the traditional panoramic picture of your graduating class will be taken on Tuesday, April 24th. To purchase a copy, come to G-1 to get an order form. Payment is due the day of the picture. Hey Juniors and Seniors- if you missed the flash sale, prom tickets are back on sale from now until April 27th. Remember to turn in your dance contract to supervision and bring your approved contract to the Finance Office. Don’t miss a night in the spotlight.   Attention Lions! Come out this week to the Globewest Theater to see some of our amazing staff members in the play called, “Play On!” Don’t miss out! Tickets are on sale now for $7 advanced purchase or $9 at the door. The first production is Wednesday night. See you then, Lions!   Attention Spanish-speak


April16, 2018

4/16 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Congratulations to the WHS choirs who sang in the Forum Music Festival this Saturday. Concert Choir received a ‘excellence in performance’ and Abbey Singers received a ‘gold rating’ and the highest score of the festival. Two singers, Hoa Lam and Trini Garcia, also won individual awards for outstanding musicianship! Congratulations Singers!   Hey Lions! Yearbooks are on sale now until May 1st for $95. After May 1st, you will not be able to buy a 2017-18 yearbook so don’t delay, buy one today!   Hey Seniors- the traditional panoramic picture of your graduating class will be taken on Tuesday, April 24th. To purchase a copy, come to G-1 to get an order form. Payment is due the day of the picture. Hey Juniors and Seniors- if you missed the flash sale, prom tickets are back on sale from now until April 27th. Remember to turn in your dance contract to supervision and bring your approved contract to the Finance Of


April13, 2018

4/13 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   In yesterday’s Track and Field Action our Lions clawed up the Panthers in a very one sided battle. The Girls JV won 95-9. Boys F/S won 93-1 and boys JV 79-40. The Girls varsity saw a 84-15 win with victories by Alexa Perez, Jacklynn Tran, Evelyn Fuentes, Winnie Nguyen, Carolyn Putman, Sophia Nguyen and Jasmine Do. The Boys varsity completed the sweep 81-45 with wins by Jordan Tran, Alex Aguliara, Omar Garcia, Oscar De Leon, Richard Nguyen, Jason Pham and Kevin Torres. Great job Lions!   Shout out to the Varsity badminton team as they dominated Marina 21-0 and Cypress High 17-4 this week! The team is also ranked in the top 10 by the CIF Southern Section Committee! Keep up the good work Lions!   Congratulations to Mr. Burns, the Orange County Chemistry Teacher of the Year! Thank you for your dedication to all of our Lions. We are all grateful not only for your expertise in your field but also your genuine concern


April12, 2018

4/12 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   The WHS Library now has four new big, beautiful computers each with a scanner! They have the complete Adobe Suite and Microsoft Office. Come in and try them out.   Attention Spanish-speaking students! If you plan to enroll in Spanish or Español classes, you are required to take a placement exam. Placement exams will take place in room F8 at lunch on Mondays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays. If you are already in an Español or Spanish class this semester, you don’t need to come. See Mrs. Machado in room F8 for more information. Attention Juniors and Seniors- if you plan to attend prom, you must clear ALL Saturday Schools by this Saturday, April 14th.   Ever wanted to be a part of the Nationally ranked Lion’s cheer team? Well, now is your chance! Cheer tryouts will be held NEXT WEEK and tryout packets are available now! Please see Mrs. Brownell in J25 or Mrs. Grieco in T1 to pick up one today!   Are you asking t


April11, 2018

4/11 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Tickets on sale now! Juniors and seniors come to the Finance Office with your approved contract today to buy your prom ticket at the lowest price available. Sale ends at 4pm.   Attention Fashion Models! Do you know how to rock a dress and want to show off a beautiful prom dress at the Prom Boutique fashion show? Then come to Buckingham today, at break in Buckingham to sign up. Mrs. Trees Hill will be in front of ASB with sign up sheets. See you there   The WHS Library now has four new big, beautiful computers each with a scanner! They have the complete Adobe Suite and Microsoft Office. Come in and try them out.   ATTENTION STUDENTS!!! ATTENTION STUDENTS!!! It’s time to return your course selection card and any AP/Honors agreement or summer school form to the black box in the Attendance Office asap if you have not already done so. Otherwise, your Guidance Specialist will be randomly selecting classes for you


April10, 2018

4/10 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Congratulations to the WHS Golf Team for yesterday’s big win over Savanna HS. The 37-stroke Lion victory was the product of superior play by Alan Pham, Dylan Slayton, Daniel Tabata, Caden Tajima, and Thien Vu.   Flash Sale Alert! Prom tickets go on sale for one day only tomorrow at the lowest price of the season: $70 for a single ticket and $135 for a couples’ package. Today is the last day to turn in your dance contract to supervision in order to catch this deal. Regular price tickets go on sale Monday, April 16th. All prom goers need a contract approved by supervision in order to purchase a prom ticket.   The WHS Library now has four new big, beautiful computers each with a scanner! They have the complete Adobe Suite and Microsoft Office. Come in and try them out.   Students , Having trouble with your school work? need some advice about college? or just advice in general? then Project HOPE is the program for


April9, 2018

4/9 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance. Last weekend on Friday at Nogales HS our JV color guard placed 2nd and our Varsity guard placed 3rd in their divisions. And on Saturday our drum line qualified in the top 24 groups in SoCal and got 11th place and the Varsity guard placed 2nd at Rancho Cucamonga, Great Job Lions1   The spirit week competition continues tomorrow! Represent your own culture tomorrow! The top two 4th period classes with the highest percentage of spirit week participation will get a root beer float party!   This weekend our JV guard got 3rd and our varsity got 4th, beating Fountain Valley again at the Valencia HS show and on Sunday the drum line seated in 11th place at semi-finals moved up to 7th place at CSU San Bernardino. Drum line will be performing at Citizens Band Arena on Saturday in fianls, Go Lions!   Swag winners have won again- after a random drawing of the March winner


March30, 2018

3/30 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   In Track and Field action our boys and girls JV and Frosh/Soph teams were all victorious over visiting Segerstrom while the varsity was outscored. 1st place finishers were led by Carlos Velasquez, Issacc Berrera, Cristian Flores, Paul Nguyen, Carolyn Putman and Jacklyn Tran.   In yesterday’s badminton action, our Varsity lions defeated Loara High School with a score of 19-2 led by Long Ngo, Nikolas Barajas, and Peter Tran Our JV lions also demolished the Loara Saxons with a score of 14-1. Good job lions!   Ahhhh ACE!!! This week’s Game of the Week is Boy’s Volleyball!! The Lions will take on the Oceanview Seahawks TODAY at 4:30pm in the Lion’s Den. You don’t want to miss out!!   Hey Juniors and Seniors! Prom is just around the corner. Enjoy A Night in the Spotlight as we celebrate old Hollywood at Soka University on Friday, April 27th. Don’t miss out on the flash sale when we return from spring break. Our l


March29, 2018

3/29 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   We have a finalist among us! Congratulations to Mr. Burns for being selected as one of three finalists for Chemistry Teacher of the Year by the Orange County American Chemical Society. Good luck, Mr. Burns!   Congratulations to the Lions Golf Team for their victory yesterday against Orange High School. Today the Lions will go after their 4th Orange League win at home against Magnolia High School.   Ahhhh ACE!!! This week’s Game of the Week is Boy’s Volleyball!! Today the Lions will take on the Oceanview Seahawks at 4:30pm in the Lion’s Den. You don’t want to miss out!!   OCAD comes back from State Finals ranked 15th of all decathlon teams in California and ranked number 1 of all Orange County teams for Super Quiz! Congratulations to our hard working OCAD members. In addition, Nina Ho took a gold medal for her interview with a perfect score and a bronze for math while Jeffrey Sau brought home a silver fo


March28, 2018

3/28 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Congratulations Lions! We brought in over 10,000 lbs of canned foods! We are still waiting on results of the district contest against the other high schools in HBUHSD, but the winners of our WHS contest are the 4th periods from Mr. Griggs with 3,281 cans and Mr. Cain with 1,718 cans. An honorable mention goes out to the 4th periods from Ms. Shehadeh with 1,171 cans and Ms. Griffin with 392 cans. Thank you, Lions for your donations for our community! It’s always a Pride thing!   Hey Juniors and Seniors! Prom is just around the corner. Enjoy A Night in the Spotlight as we celebrate old Hollywood at Soka University on Friday, April 27th. Don’t miss out on the flash sale when we return from spring break. Our lowest ticket prices of $70 for individuals and $135 for couples are for one day only- on April 11th. Pick up your dance contracts in G-1 today.   Make-A-Wish Club is hosting a toy drive throughout this month to


March27, 2018

3/27 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   The CIF website announced yesterday that Vanessa Campos, Kelly Alamazan and Sarah Ralston each made the All-CIF team. Congratulations girls!   Calling all LGBTQ+ students and their allies! Come by E7 during lunch for GSA’s last meeting before break. Be prepared to bring some ideas to the table!   Don’t forgot to come out to room G3 for a Stand up to Cancer meeting today during lunch!! As always, bring your lunch and your friends!!!   Make-A-Wish Club is hosting a toy drive throughout this month to bring joy to children with life-threatening conditions at CHOC Hospital! There will be a prize for the person who donates the most. Toys can be dropped off in room G3!   Attention all freshman, sophomore, and junior girls! We will be starting a Girls Golf team in the fall. If you are interested in joining a motivated team and learning a great sport come to our information meeting on Thursday March 29th at lunch i


March26, 2018

3/26 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.   In the Soccer season that never seems to end…it finally did. The Southern California All-star game saw Kelly Almazan, Shaylah Winterfeld and Vanessa Campos play for coaches Boyd and Shorty and represent the winning side with a 2-0 score. Vanessa scored a goal and had an assist and she was named the games Most Valuable Player. Congratulations Lions!   This weekend at different sites our drum line and varsity color guard competed at WGI Power Regionals. Our drum line with many logistical challenges placed 9th at prelims and 7tb in semi-finals, the guard placed 6th in prelims; proud to announce both groups are now division I WGI groups. Go Lions!   Make-A-Wish Club is hosting a toy drive throughout this month to bring joy to children with life-threatening conditions at CHOC Hospital! There will be a prize for the person who donates the most. Toys can be drop


March23, 2018

3/23 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture. In yesterday’s Track and Field action our throwers were on fire getting the upper hand on visiting Santa Ana. The Track meet came down to the final relay with the boys varsity and Frosh Soph winning the final race and the meet. Each other level was quite close coming 2 points short of victory. Nice job Lions!   In yesterday’s badminton action, our Varsity lions defeated Kennedy High School with a score of 19-2 led by Sheila La and Christine Nguyen. Our JV lions also demolished Kennedy with a score of 14-1. Good job lions!   Attention anyone attending Saturday School tomorrow, March 24. There is no parking in the front parking lot or the parking lot adjacent to the H building. These parking areas are reserved for the car show. Please park behind the T building or off of Hazard Street. Please join us the the District Art Show Reception TONIGHT!! 6-9 PM at the Huntington Beach Art Center. The awards ceremony starts at 7PM


March22, 2018

3/22 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy. Come out to the Game of the Week TODAY where the boys and girls swim teams will take on the Santa Ana Saints. The meet will take place at Oceanview HS at 3:00pm. See you there Lions!   Extra, extra, read all about it in the WHS Pawprint! Do you like to write? Take pictures? Express your opinions? Join the Newspaper Club today, now online! If you like to blog, this is the club for you! Meetings every Thursday at lunch in room J6!   Make-A-Wish Club is hosting a toy drive throughout this month to bring joy to children with life-threatening conditions at CHOC Hospital! There will be a prize for the person who donates the most. Toys can be dropped off in room G3!   You’ve heard them singing at assembles, in the classrooms, and in the halls! Our very own Abbey Singers! Do you think you got what it takes to sing with Abbey Singers? If so come to the choir room to learn what to prepare for auditions on Monday, March


March21, 2018

3/21 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate. In yesterday’s badminton action, our lions traveled to cypress high school and came home with an outstanding victory! Our varsity and jv lions overpowered the centurions with a score of 17-4. Amazing job lions!   Good luck to our amazing OCAD team: Nina Ho, Tiffany Ho, Regina Ngo, Robin Nguyen, Jeffrey Sau, Drake Mahoney, Casey Nguyen and Michelle Lee. They head to Sacramento for the 12th consecutive year at State Finals. Because of their success this year they compete in the highest division against the top schools in the nation. Good luck Lions! The Den is with you in spirit!   Make-A-Wish Club is hosting a toy drive throughout this month to bring joy to children with life-threatening conditions at CHOC Hospital! There will be a prize for the person who donates the most. Toys can be dropped off in room G3!   Want to give back, but not sure how?? Well now you CAN!!!! The 1st ANNUAL District wide Canned Food Drive


March20, 2018

3/20 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Make-A-Wish Club is hosting a toy drive throughout this month to bring joy to children with life-threatening conditions at CHOC Hospital! There will be a prize for the person who donates the most. Toys can be dropped off in room G3!   Want to give back, but not sure how?? Well now you CAN!!!! The 1st ANNUAL District wide Canned Food Drive competition continues now until March 23rd. Schools from around the district will be competing to see which school can donate the most cans. Continue bringing those cans to your 4th period class for a chance to win a pizza party! Let’s show the other schools our lion pride and reach our goal of 10,000 pounds. We CAN do it Lions!!!!!!!   You’ve heard them singing at assembles, in the classrooms, and in the halls! Our very own Abbey Singers! Do you think you got what it takes to sing with Abbey Singers? If so come to the choir room to learn what to prepare for auditions on Monday, Ma


March19, 2018

3/19 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   This weekend in the Lion’s Den our JV guard took 4th place with their highest score so far this year. The Varsity guard placed 6th and beat Fountain Valley once again. On Sundayat Great Oak High School our drum lion took 2nd overall with first in Music and Visual, Strong performances from all.We are on a roll going into the Power Regionals this coming weekend. Great job to them all, GO Lions!   Attention Students! College Information Night is Tuesday, 3/20 at 5pm in the Globewest Theater. At this event you will learn about college admissions requirements such as A-G courses, college entrance exams, financial aid and so much more. See you at our College Information Night on Tuesday, March 20th at 5pmat our Globewest Theater. Come with a parent!   Make-A-Wish Club is hosting a toy drive throughout this month to bring joy to children with life-threatening conditions at CHOC Hospital! There will be a prize for


March16, 2018

3/16 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture. In yesterday’s badminton action, our Lions traveled down the street and swept both levels. The Varsity team dominated the match winning all 21 games shutting down the Vikings. Great job Lions!   There will be a Super Smash Bros. Club meeting TODAY during lunch in room B11. If you are interested in competing for the tournament next week, be sure to stop by to sign up today!   Attention Students! College Information Night is Tuesday, 3/20 at 5pm in the Globewest Theater. At this event you will learn about college admissions requirements such as A-G courses, college entrance exams, financial aid and so much more. See you at our College Information Night on Tuesday, March 20th at 5pmat our Globewest Theater. Come with a parent!   Make-A-Wish Club is hosting a toy drive throughout this month to bring joy to children with life-threatening conditions at CHOC Hospital! There will be a prize for the person who donates the


March15, 2018

3/15 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Attention Students! College Information Night is Tuesday, 3/20 at 5pm in the Globewest Theater. At this event you will learn about college admissions requirements such as A-G courses, college entrance exams, financial aid and so much more. See you at our College Information Night on Tuesday, March 20th at 5pmat our Globewest Theater. Come with a parent!   Make-A-Wish Club is hosting a toy drive throughout this month to bring joy to children with life-threatening conditions at CHOC Hospital! There will be a prize for the person who donates the most. Toys can be dropped off in room G3!   Hey Freshmen and Sophomores, do you want to go to college but need the guidance to get there? Do you need FREE after school tutoring? Do you want to go on FREE college field trips? Then stop by the Career Center today to sign up or learn more about the Upward Bound program. We do have limited spots left so don’t wait!   H


March14, 2018

3/14 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Attention Students! College Information Night is Tuesday, 3/20 at 5pm in the Globewest Theater. At this event you will learn about college admissions requirements such as A-G courses, college entrance exams, financial aid and so much more. See you at our College Information Night on Tuesday, March 20th at 5pmat our Globewest Theater. Come with a parent!   Make-A-Wish Club is hosting a toy drive throughout this month to bring joy to children with life-threatening conditions at CHOC Hospital! There will be a prize for the person who donates the most. Toys can be dropped off in room G3!   Hey Freshmen and Sophomores, do you want to go to college but need the guidance to get there? Do you need FREE after school tutoring? Do you want to go on FREE college field trips? Then stop by the Career Center today to sign up or learn more about the Upward Bound program. We do have limited spots left so don’t wait!   Hi Fre


March13, 2018

3/13 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Hey Lions! Project Hope invites you to L-3 today from 3:30-4:45pm for a special workshop regarding immigration experiences and pride in our identities. Special topics regarding DACA, college applications and more will be discussed. Stop in and gain this valuable understanding.   Attention Students! College Information Night is Tuesday, 3/20 at 5pm in the Globewest Theater. At this event you will learn about college admissions requirements such as A-G courses, college entrance exams, financial aid and so much more. See you at our College Information Night on Tuesday, March 20th at 5pmat our Globewest Theater. Come with a parent!   Make-A-Wish Club is hosting a toy drive throughout this month to bring joy to children with life-threatening conditions at CHOC Hospital! There will be a prize for the person who donates the most. Toys can be dropped off in room G3!   Hey Freshmen and Sophomores, do you want to go to c


March12, 2018

3/12 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance. On Saturday in Chino Hills our JV Color Guard competed for the first time and through the sprinkles and rain performed a strong routine and looked great, earlier that day our varsity guard with a prelim performance that was not their strongest did beat Fountain Valley’s Guard for the first time in 30 years, congratulations to both squads, Go Lions!   Attention Students! College Information Night is Tuesday, 3/20 at 5pm in the Globewest Theater. At this event you will learn about college admissions requirements such as A-G courses, college entrance exams, financial aid and so much more. See you at our College Information Night on Tuesday, March 20th at 5pmat our Globewest Theater. Come with a parent!   Make-A-Wish Club is hosting a toy drive throughout this month to bring joy to children with life-threatening conditions at CHOC Hospital! There will be a prize for t


March9, 2018

3/9 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   In our final Soccer game of the year our girls came 1 game short of playing for the State championship with a 4-0 loss to Paloma Valley. But we would like to thank all staff and students for the support and kindness throughout this fantastic year. Our crowds and well wishes were amazing! Thank you from all of girls soccer.   Congratulations to our February Athletes of the Month: from girls soccer – Vanessa Campos and from wrestling- Matthew Nguyen! You both make us proud!   Swag winners have won again- after random drawing of the February winners, the following students won a Lion t-shirt, beanie or bag. Cesar Soto, Kylee Hun, Megan Glader and Brandon Nguyen! Come to G-1 to claim your prize. Our February SWAG winner from the teachers who nominated is…Ms. Ngo! She wins an Office Depot gift card or Lion Spirit Wear item. Happy SWAG!   Attention Students! College Information Night is Tuesday, 3/20 at 5pm in


March8, 2018

3/8 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Attention Students! College Information Night is Tuesday, 3/20 at 5pm in the Globewest Theater. At this event you will learn about college admissions requirements such as A-G courses, college entrance exams, financial aid and so much more. See you at our College Information Night on Tuesday, March 20th at 5pmat our Globewest Theater. Come with a parent!   ATTENTION JUNIORS!!! Be sure to return your signed course selection cards and any AP/Honors Agreements or summer school forms to the black box in the front office no later than Friday, March 9, or your classes will randomly be selected for next school year.   Make-A-Wish Club is hosting a toy drive throughout this month to bring joy to children with life-threatening conditions at CHOC Hospital! There will be a prize for the person who donates the most. Toys can be dropped off in room G3!   Hey Lions! The Risen Christian club will be meeting today at lu


March7, 2018

3/7 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   In yesterday’s game of the week, the Varsity Badminton team smashed the Saxons of Loara 21-0! While the JV team also winning 15-0! Both levels are 2-0 going into today’s match against top ranked Diamond Bar. In last night’s Soccer action our girls went up to the Fresno area and defeated this year’s division 4 CIF Champion Kingsburg. In a classic game the Lions fell behind before Sarah Ralston broke the school record in scoring her 17th goal of the season. The game remained tied through overtime until the Lions scored penalty kicks by Sarah, Kelly Almazan, Vanessa Campos, Zoe Sarun and the game winner by Zaydee Solis. Congratulations girls and good luck in the State Semi-Finals at Paloma Valley.   Attention Students! College Information Night is Tuesday, 3/20 at 5pm in the Globewest Theater. At this event you will learn about college admissions requirements such as A-G courses, college entrance exams, financial aid and


March6, 2018

3/6 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Game of the Week is back- Our victorious Badminton team takes on Loara in the gym today starting at 3pm. Come out to support our Lions!   Attention seniors! Are you attending Goldenwest College or OCC? Representatives from Goldenwest College will be holding Placement Test Meetings on campus on March 6th, 13th, and 20th at 2pm. Sign up with Mrs. Gomez in the College & Career Center, the CCC, today! You must have your college ID number when you sign up.   Attention Students! College Information Night is Tuesday, 3/20 at 5pm in the Globewest Theater. At this event you will learn about college admissions requirements such as A-G courses, college entrance exams, financial aid and so much more. See you at our College Information Night on Tuesday, March 20th at 5pmat our Globewest Theater. Come with a parent!   There will be a meeting for anyone considering AP Chemistry next year, at lunch, this Thursday in room L


March5, 2018

3/5 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance. In Saturday’s Track and Field action 26 schools squared off for the Earl Engman Relays and our Lions had quite a day. Our boys Shot Put team came in 1st place and the rest of the team brought home a total of 58 medals with the distance crew bringing home the most. The highlight of the day was our girls team winning the 2nd place trophy. Great job! The girls Soccer team would like to thank the hundreds of students, faculty and administration for all of their support this year and throughout the playoffs. Seeing you all brave the rain at the CIF Championship was truly awesome. Although we were only the “CIF Runner’s Up” we will head out to Kingsburg High School tomorrow for a chance at the State title instead, with maybe one more chance at South Pasadena. There will be no rooter bus for this long trip so stay dry and do some homework!   Great job to the softball team goi


March2, 2018

3/2 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   CIF CIF CIF! Come support your lady lions soccer team as they head into the CIF FINALS! The lions take on South Pasadena at Warren High School at 5pm. To celebrate with our girls we will have a tailgate TODAY after school in the gym. Tickets are $7 and includes your ticket to the game, food, music, games & rooter bus. Tickets on sale in the finance Office. You must have a signed permission slip to ride the bus. Deck out in school colors to show your Lion Pride!!!!   Attention club presidents and advisers! If you would like your club to be featured in the yearbook, please see Mr.Boyd in K-1 ASAP. Do you want to fulfill university requirements, improve job opportunities, and be recognized at graduation with a seal of biliteracy, then enroll in a World Language course! 4 year programs offered in Spanish, French, Vietnamese and Espanol. For any question, see Mrs. Machado in F8   Junior Ambassadors, a nonprofit,


March1, 2018

3/1 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   CIF CIF CIF! Come out this FRIDAY 3/2 to support your lady lions soccer team as they head into the CIF FINALS! The lions take on South Pasadena at Warren High School at 5pm.To celebrate with our girls before they battle for the win we will have a tailgate party Friday after school in the gym. Ticket is $7 and includes your ticket to the game, food, music, games & router bus. Go to the Finance Office to buy your ticket and get your permission slip to ride the bus. Remember to deck out in school colors to show your Lion Pride!!!! Hey lions! A huge congratulations to student, Vicki Bui, who was recently selected to be part of the California State FFA Choir! Vicki will have the opportunity to perform with the entire state choir at the 90th Annual California State FFA Convention infront of over 8,000 FFA members and guests from across the state! Great job Vicki!   Attention club presidents and advisers! If you wou


February28, 2018

2/28 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Congratulations to the JV freshman and JV baseball team. Both teams beat Orange High in their first league game. Christian Bedolla threw a complete game giving up only 1 earned run. He also has 4 strikeouts. Anthony Morales went 2 for 4 and had 1 run scored. The freshman won 19-2 on the arm of Vincente Avalos’ 5 innings pitched. Isaac Bueno hit 2 more home runs and had over 6 runs batted in. Come support the freshman on Thursday at 3 when they take on Portola.   In Soccer action 4 busses of loud and proud students made their way to Jarupa Hills to see our Girls’ team fight to a 4-1 victory and move to the CIF Championship game played later this week. Sarah Ralston had 2 goals and an assist along with Kelly Almazan scoring a goal and assisting a goal by Victoria Pham. The team was especially proud to play in front of such a passionate crowd of faculty as well as students and athletes from so many programs. Thank you fo


February27, 2018

2/27 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   This past weekend our drum line attended a WGI regional in Temecula, on Saturday in prelims the group lead by captains Jeremiah Castro and Katelyn Nguyen placed 2nd overall with 1st place in Music Effect and Visual Performance. Sunday at finals they dropped to 3rd place with a stronger performance, oh well. Congrats to all of them for a strong weekend of teamwork. Go Lions!   Attention club presidents and advisers! If you would like your club to be featured in the yearbook, please see Mr.Boyd in K-1 ASAP.   Do you want to fulfill university requirements, improve job opportunities, and be recognized at graduation with a seal of biliteracy, then enroll in a World Language course! 4 year programs offered in Spanish, French, Vietnamese and Espanol. For any question, see Mrs. Machado in F8   The indoor soccer tournament is coming back again. Last semester teams battled it out for the title of championship , but who


February26, 2018

2/26 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.   Hear this Lions, on Saturday at the FCCLA-CRE’s regionals competition, our Culinary team with Michael Borrego and Brian Perkins place 2nd; Fashion student Shenny Sanchez placed 3rd. Michael and Brian will be heading to State competitions in April. Please congratulate our multi-talented students MichaelBorrego, Brian Perkins and Shenny Sanchez!   For the first time in 10 years, both Varsity and JV cheer competed in the USA National Cheerleading Championship. After placing in the top 30% of their divisions in prelims, both teams made it to the national finals. JV took 3rd in their division and Varsity placed 2nd. Congratulations to these amazing athletes. In Friday’s Soccer action our crowd of nearly 200 people rocked the stands and in the final minute of the game Kelly Almazan hit a rocket shot for the winning goal as the Lion kingdom went crazy. The Lions defens


February23, 2018

2/23 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture. The votes are in and the winner who will Kiss the Cow today at Abbey Square is… Mrs. Beyikian!!! Attention club presidents and advisers! If you would like your club to be featured in the yearbook, please see Mr.Boyd in K-1 ASAP.   ATTENTION FRESHMEN!!! You can now log into your Aeries student account to select classes for next school year. The course selection window is opened until today. Check your school email for directions or ask your English teacher.   Do you want to fulfill university requirements, improve job opportunities, and be recognized at graduation with a seal of biliteracy, then enroll in a World Language course! 4 year programs offered in Spanish, French, Vietnamese and Espanol. For any question, see Mrs. Machado in F8   The indoor soccer tournament is coming back again. Last semester teams battled it out for the title of championship , but who will take it this semester? Sign ups will be held a


February22, 2018

2/22 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   ATTENTION FRESHMEN!!! You can now log into your Aeries student account to select classes for next school year. The course selection window is opened now until Friday, 2/23. Check your school email for directions or ask your English teacher.   Do you want to fulfill university requirements, improve job opportunities, and be recognized at graduation with a seal of biliteracy, then enroll in a World Language course! 4 year programs offered in Spanish, French, Vietnamese and Espanol. For any question, see Mrs. Machado in F8   Attention lions. Interested in joining the track team but not really interested in running? Try throwing the shot put or discus. Come see coach Hadas in T6 to learn more about this rigorous sport and sign up to join. Season is starting so come today!   Attention Lions! Come out to Abbey Square and Buckingham during lunch today to vote for your favorite teacher to kiss the cow! One vote


February21, 2018

2/21 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate. In Soccer action our Girls took on last year’s CIF champion Animo Leadership Charter. The Aztec Eagles had scored 100 goals on the year and gave up only 5 until meeting the Lions and their huge crowd. A goal and an assist by Vanessa Campos led the Lions along with goals by Sophia Nguyen, Sarah Ralston, Zoe Sarun and Michelle Campos in the 5-0 win. Adding to this were assists by Victoria Pham and 3 by Kelly Almazan. They will play this Friday at Western Christian. Congratulations Girls!   ATTENTION FRESHMEN!!! You can now log into your Aeries student account to select classes for next school year. The course selection window is opened now until Friday, 2/23. Check your school email for directions or ask your English teacher.   Do you want to fulfill university requirements, improve job opportunities, and be recognized at graduation with a seal of biliteracy, then enroll in a World Language course! 4 year programs offered


February20, 2018

2/20 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily. Hey Lions! Come out to cheer on our Girls Soccer team in round two of CIF play. Have Saturday Schools? Check in at the game and we will clear two Saturday Schools. Support our Lions today at 5pm in Boswell Stadium! Two January Swag winners have won again- Congratulations to Arturo Munoz and Katelynn Trinh. Please come to G-1 to pick up your Lion Spirit Wear prize. Our SWAG teacher and for January and winner of an Office Depot gift card or Lion Spirit Wear is Mr. Hadas! Thank you to all teachers who have nominated our students.   Wrestlers come away with the hardware again! Congrats to Matthew Nguyen and Alex Godina. Alex won the CIF championship at 138lbs and matthew finished runner-up in a very close match in the 108lb final. They both move on to the CIF Masters Meet this weeekend   ATTENTION FRESHMEN!!! You can now log into your Aeries student account to select classes for next school year. The course selection window is


February15, 2018

2/16 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   ATTENTION SENIORS!! The deadline to submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid or FAFSA is March 2nd! Do you need help finishing or starting your FAFSA application? Don’t worry! It’s FAFSA Assistance Week is THIS week! Stop by the College and Career Center, the CCC, during 6th period to 3:30 TODAY or any day the rest of this week to get the assistance you need! The WHS Library is open until 4:00 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday for the next two weeks due to the Mondayholiday! Please come in and take advantage of this service. We will go back to our normal schedule Monday and Wednesday until 4:00 pm on February 26.   ATTENTION JUNIORS! You can now log into your Aeries account to select classes for next school year. The course selection window is opened until today. Check your school email for directions or talk to your current English teacher. Hey Freshmen! Do you have talent? Well come out and try out for our We


February15, 2018

2/15 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   ATTENTION SENIORS!! The deadline to submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid or FAFSA is March 2nd! Do you need help finishing or starting your FAFSA application? Don’t worry! It’s FAFSA Assistance Week is THIS week! Stop by the College and Career Center, the CCC, during 6th period to 3:30 TODAY or any day the rest of this week to get the assistance you need! The WHS Library is open until 4:00 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday for the next two weeks due to the Mondayholiday! Please come in and take advantage of this service. We will go back to our normal schedule Monday and Wednesday until 4:00 pm on February 26.   Hey Lions! The Risen Christian club will be meeting today at lunch in room N-12 and we would love to have you join us! Pizza is provided so you don’t need to take time to buy your lunch, just come!   ATTENTION JUNIORS! You can now log into your Aeries account to select classes for next schoo


February14, 2018

2/14 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Come cheer on Boys Basketball in the 1st round of CIF tonight at Costa Mesa HS. Game time is 7pm. A rooter bus leaves at 6pm. Cost is $5 and includes your game ticket.   ATTENTION SENIORS!! The deadline to submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid or FAFSA is March 2nd! Do you need help finishing or starting your FAFSA application? Don’t worry! It’s FAFSA Assistance Week is THIS week! Stop by the College and Career Center, the CCC, during 6th period to 3:30 TODAY or any day the rest of this week to get the assistance you need! The WHS Library is open until 4:00 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday for the next two weeks due to the Mondayholiday! Please come in and take advantage of this service. We will go back to our normal schedule Monday and Wednesday until 4:00 pm on February 26.   Hey Lions! The Risen Christian club will be meeting this Thursday at lunch in room N-12 and we would love to have you join us!


February13, 2018

2/13 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Congratulations to our amazing OCAD team who qualified for State Finals for the 12th year in a row. This year’s team is also the Super Quiz Champions of 2018. Good job, Lions!   Congratulations to Aine Drury! Not only is she the Southern Section CIF champ for girls wrestling but also she is Masters’ Champ and heads to State Finals. Keep it up, Aine! We are so proud of you!   Come cheer on Boys Basketball in the first round of CIF tomorrow night at Costa Mesa HS. Game time is 7pm. A rooter bus will leave at 6pm. Cost is $5 and includes your game ticket.   Beginning today, at the end of 5th period, the only exit gate will be next to the gym and portables. The gate next to the administration building will be closed. No student pick-ups will be made in the front parking lot.   ATTENTION SENIORS!! The deadline to submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid or FAFSA is March 2nd! Do you need help finish


February9, 2018

2/9 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   Congratulations to your Girls Varsity Basketball team for sealing the Goldenwest League Championship last night against Loara. We took the sweep by winning league at all three levels. Get ready to support them next week as we start the first round of CIF!   Surprise someone special or let a friend know how much you care by sending them a SINGING VALENTINE’S GRAM! That’s right! Students from choir will serenade that special someone during class with a love or friendship song. Purchase a song and a carnation today for $5 at the Finance Office or at lunch in front of the gym!   Do you love nachos for lunch? We will now be serving Nachos exclusively out of window 4 in the snackbar. That’s window 4, the very middle window of the snackbar. This is the ONLY place you can buy nachos on campus. Please be sure to be in line 4 at the snackbar if you want nachos. NO other types of lunches will be served at this window. We h


February8, 2018

2/8 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Come out and support our Boys Basketball team in their final home game of the season against the Loara Saxons. The game is tonight at 6:30 pm in the Lions’ Den. Deck out in your Lion spirit gear and cheer the boys on to victory!   Auditions for the next student play will be held in the Globewest Theater today, at 3 PM. All candidates must prepare a memorized solo performance of at least 30 seconds. This required performance can be a speech, monologue, poem or other text. Don’t miss out.   Surprise someone special or let a friend know how much you care by sending them a SINGING VALENTINE’S GRAM! That’s right! Students from choir will serenade that special someone during class with a love or friendship song. Purchase a song and a carnation today for $5 at the Finance Office or at lunch in front of the gym!   Do you love nachos for lunch? We will now be serving Nachos exclusively out of window 4 in the sna


February5, 2018

2/5 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career. Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance. In Saturday’s soccer action our girls varsity defeated Oceanview by a score of 1–0. The lone goal of the day was scored by Ashley Irduno off of an assist by Leyla Flores. This Victory guarantees our girls varsity its’ second consecutive league championship. Congratulations also go to the frosh/Soph team for their second consecutive league championship. Congradulation to our Lady Lions Basketball team for their big win last Friday against Ocean View for 1st place in the Goldenwest League standings. It was a team effort all around on defense and Jacklynn Tran lead the offense with 18 points and Kianna Garcia dominating the boards with 18 rebounds. Thank you to everyone who came out in support. We truly felt it! We will finish up this week on the road with the last two league games on Tuesday at Orange and Thursday at Loara. Goooooo Lions!   Surprise someone special or let a fri


February2, 2018

2/2 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture. In yesterday’s Soccer action our girls varsity remained undefeated with a 4-0 victory at Orange as Jarely Vazquez had 2 goals and an assist along with goals by Kelly Almazan and Victoria Pham. Victoria also had an assist, as did Norma Bernal and 2 by Lidia Rivera. It was the 9th shutout of the year for goalie Zaydee Solis. Congratulations girls and good luck tomorrow at Ocean View.   Good luck to our OCAD members who competed last weekend and will continue the quest for another State title this Saturday on our very own campus! Come over to G-1 and wish Nina, Tiffany, Regina, Robin, Jeffrey, Drake, Casey and Michelle the best of luck with a note for their poster!   ATTENTION SENIORS! Are you planning on attending Goldenwest College or OCC in the Fall? Senior Days at both colleges are coming up! Please visit Mrs. Gomez in the College Career Center, the CCC, to pick up your field trip permission slips today! Hurry in, spa


February1, 2018

2/1 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy .   Congratulations to our Lady Lion Basketball team who beat Segerstrom last night 60-53 to take sole possession of 1st place in the Goldenwest league. Thank you to everyone who came out and supported. Come out Friday as they take on Ocean View for our Senior Night. Reminder that there will be a Key Club meeting Today during lunch in room L3! Bring your lunch, friends and rock your Key Club apparel for our club yearbook picture!   ATTENTION SENIORS! Are you planning on attending Goldenwest College or OCC in the Fall? Senior Days at both colleges are coming up! Please visit Mrs. Gomez in the College Career Center, the CCC, to pick up your field trip permission slips today! Hurry in, spaces are limited.   Surprise someone special or let a friend know how much you care by sending them a SINGING VALENTINE’S GRAM! That’s right! Students from choir will serenade, IN HARMONY, that special someone during class with a


January31, 2018

1/31 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – inquire and collaborate.   In yesterday’s Soccer action our girls varsity kept up their winning ways with a 4-2 victory over Segerstrom with goals by Kelly Almazan, Sarah Ralston and 2 by Vanessa Campos. Assists to the goals were by Claudia Alvarez, Victoria Pham, Sophia Nguyen and Norma Bernal. Great job girls!   Congrats to the Frosh/Soph Wrestling team. They went out in style, winning the League championship by almost 50pts on Saturday at Santa Ana. Reminder that there will be a Key Club meeting THIS Thursday during lunch in room L3! Bring your lunch, friends and rock your Key Club apparel for our club yearbook picture!   ATTENTION SENIORS! Are you planning on attending Goldenwest College or OCC in the Fall? Senior Days at both colleges are coming up! Please visit Mrs. Gomez in the College Career Center, the CCC, to pick up your field trip permission slips today! Hurry in, spaces are limited.   Surprise someone special or let a fri


January30, 2018

1/30 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   ATTENTION SENIORS! Are you planning on attending Goldenwest College or OCC in the Fall? Senior Days at both colleges are coming up! Please visit Mrs. Gomez in the College Career Center, the CCC, to pick up your field trip permissions slips today! Hurry in, spaces are limited.   Surprise someone special or let a friend know how much you care by sending them a SINGING VALENTINE’S GRAM! That’s right! Students from choir will serenade, IN HARMONY, that special someone during class with a love or friendship song. Purchase yours today for $5 at the Finance Office.   Don’t forget that there will be a UNICEF meeting TODAY during lunch in room L3. Bring your lunch, friends and get caught up on upcoming events!   Do you want to be an engineer? If you answered yes, you need to come to L-2 this Thursday afternoon from 3:00 to 5:00. You will begin your adventure of building a remote controlled car from the ground up with UC


January26, 2018

1/26 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture. In yesterday’s Soccer action our girls varsity played fantastic defense in picking up their 6th shutout in the last 7 games. Sarah Ralston had 2 goals along with 1 by Victoria Pham. Vanessa Campos, Kady DeGuzman and Sophia Nguyen had assist in the 3-0 win over Santa Ana who is ranked 2nd in CIF. Congratulations also to our Frosh/Soph team in their 3-1   Attention Seniors and Juniors, be sure to pick up your spring ROP registration info. See Mrs. Duremdes in the College/Career Center today. Spring classes start next week.   ATTENTION SENIORS! Are you planning on attending Goldenwest College or OCC in the Fall? Senior Days at both colleges are coming up! Please visit Mrs. Gomez in the College Career Center, the CCC, to pick up your field trip permissions slips today! Hurry in, spaces are limited.   Hey lions! Did you hear?? There will be real snow at the Electric Snow dance tonight! We will be bringing in 3 tons of


January25, 2018

1/25 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy. Extra, extra, read all about it in the WHS Pawprint! Do you like to write? Take pictures? Express your opinions? Join the Newspaper Club today, now online! If you like to blog, this is the club for you! Meetings every Thursday at lunch in room J6!   Link Crew’s annual COCO AND CRAM STUDY SESSIONS are back lions! ALL freshmen are invited to come out on today to the student cafeteria after school. Hot coco and snacks are free and Chromebooks and textbooks will be provided! Stop by after school until 2 pm. Don’t forget your freshmen ID. See you there!   Attention Seniors and Juniors, be sure to pick up your spring ROP registration info. See Mrs. Duremdes in the College/Career Center today. Spring classes start next week.   ATTENTION SENIORS! Are you planning on attending Goldenwest College or OCC in the Fall? Senior Days at both colleges are coming up! Please visit Mrs. Gomez in the College Career Center, the CCC


January24, 2018

1/24 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   In Soccer action our girls’ varsity jumped on Loara early and held on for a 8-0 victory. Ashley Orduno had 2 goals with other goals by Sarah Ralston, Vanessa and Michelle Campos, Victoria Pham, Jarely Vazquez and Sophia Nguyen. Joining them were assists by Kelly Almazan and Gabby Ramirez. Great job ladies.   Link Crew’s annual COCO AND CRAM STUDY SESSIONS are back lions! ALL freshmen are invited to come out on Monday the 22nd through Thursday the 25th to the student cafeteria after school. Hot coco and snacks are free and Chromebooks and textbooks will be provided! Monday and Tuesday swing by anytime after school until 4 pm and Wednesday and Thursday stop by after school until 2 pm.Don’t forget your freshmen ID. See you there!   Hey Lions! Are you ready for the Game of the Week?? Our Lion wrestlers will be taking on Oceanview today in the Lion’s den. Matches start at 4pm. Come out and show your support!!   A


January23, 2018

1/23 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Link Crew’s annual COCO AND CRAM STUDY SESSIONS are back lions! ALL freshmen are invited to come out on Monday the 22nd through Thursday the 25th to the student cafeteria after school. Hot coco and snacks are free and Chromebooks and textbooks will be provided! Monday and Tuesday swing by anytime after school until 4 pm and Wednesday and Thursday stop by after school until 2 pm.Don’t forget your freshmen ID. See you there!   Seniors, if you failed to order your Cap, Gown, Tassel and Graduation Announcements and Senior Remembrance items at school you may still order direct to the Company by mail or online until Friday, February 2nd. Extra ordering packets are available in the Activities Office. This will be your last chance to order these items.   Hey Lions! Are you ready for the Game of the Week?? Our Lion wrestlers will be taking on Oceanview Wednesday, January 25th in the Lion’s den. Matches start at 4pm. Come out


January22, 2018

1/22 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance On Friday’s soccer action the boys soccer team battled for a 4-3 victory in overtime against Ocean View. The Lions started the game up 2-0 off of a goal from Anthony Bello and Eddie Lopez. In overtime the Lions got ahead once again thanks to Vicente Flores and Chris Reyes and held on to the lead at 4-3. Great defensive performances from Javier Vargas, Eric Cueva, Jaime Cerda, and Javier Solano. The boys frosh soph team earned a tough 1-1 tie Vs Oceanview. Congrats to Mason Kelly for evening the score and a shout out to our solid defensive unit   Are you interested in engineering? Come by L-2 tomorrow during lunch to find out about an engineering project hosted by UCI. Students will have an opportunity to work with engineering students from UCI while they build a remote controlled car from the ground up! Everyone is welcome! End of the semester stressing you out? Do you


January19, 2018

1/19 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture. In yesterday’s game of the week a very vocal crowd was on hand to see the Girls Varsity Soccer team crush the Seahawks with a 4-2 victory with goals by Vanessa Campos and Sarah Ralston each having a goal and an assist along with more goals by Kelly Almazan and Michelle Campos. Sophia Nguyen and Ashley Orduno also had assists. Our Girls JV soccer team defeated Oceanview Seahawks 2-0. Goals scored by Eliana Rodriguez and Paola Barrera. Well done teams!!   End of the semester stressing you out? Do you want to melt away your stress from finals?! Then COME JOIN US FOR THE WINTER DANCE- ELECTRIC SNOW! The dance is FRIDAY January 26th from 8-11pm in Buckingham Square. Tickets available in the finance office FOR THE LOW LOW PRICE OF $10 with ASB and $15 without! GUEST ARE ALLOWED with approved guest contracts. Turn in guest contracts to supervision by Wednesday, January 24th! Tickets are onsale NOW!!!!   Attention Junior/Senio


January18, 2018

1/18 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy. In yesterday’s soccer action, junior Javier Vargas and senior Anthony Bello completed the comeback victory for the westminster lions Varsity soccer team as they went down early in the first half. Great performances from Eric Cueva, Vicente Flores, Javier Vargas, and Jason Núñez helped seal the Lions’ victory. Your Boys Frosh Soph soccer team had another decisive victory in league play as they dismantled the Orange Panthers 4-1 with goals scored by Arlin Garduno, Joseph Manriquez, Jerry Moreno and David Bui! Well done boys!   End of the semester stressing you out? Do you want to melt away your stress from finals?! Then COME JOIN US FOR THE WINTER DANCE- ELECTRIC SNOW! The dance is FRIDAY January 26th from 8-11pm in Buckingham Square. Tickets available in the finance office FOR THE LOW LOW PRICE OF $10 with ASB and $15 without! GUEST ARE ALLOWED with approved guest contracts. Turn in guest contracts to supervision by Wedn


January17, 2018

1/17 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate. Congradulations to our Lady Lions basketball program who sweaped the Seahawks last night at Ocean View. It ended with an exciting varsity game who pulled out a nail bitter. It was a total team effort with three player scoring in double figures; Nyla Bivens with 13, Kianna Garcia with 11, and Krystal Medina with 11. Krystal’s last 2 points broke the 60-60 tie and put the lions up for good with 1.3 seconds left. Come out on Friday as your lady lion take on Orange High School.   In Soccer action our girls kept their 4 game shutout streak alive with a 10-0 win over Orange. Victoria Pham, Vanessa Campos, Ashley Orduno and Michelle Campos each had 2 goals along with others by Sarah Ralston and Zoe Sarun. Along with this were 3 assists by Kelly Almazan, 2 by Norma Bernal and Sarah Ralston and others by Claudia Alvarez, Lidia Rivera and Zoe Sarun. Congratulations also to the JV team and their 2-0 victory. Come out this Thursday when


January16, 2018

1/16 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily. Over the weekend your boys frosh soph soccer team advanced to the semi finals of the competitive Saddleback High School Soccer Tournament. They defeated Trabuco Hills 7-0, a Sophomore dominated Santa Valley 3-2 and played amazing soccer in the semi finals vs a all sophomore Portola team Goals scored by Jesus Madera, Jerry Merino, Gustavo Centurion, Joseph Marquez, Cesar Pelon, Angel Garcia and 2 by David Bui! Shoutout to the defense who played very well all weekend! Great Job boys!!   Thank you to the wonderful students and staff who came out and donated blood last Thursday. We had 89 fabulous donors make it onto the bus and we were able to collect 65 usable pints of blood. This during a time of great need! Once again many deferrals were due to low iron levels in the blood. Hope to see all 89 of your and more in May!   Hola Lions! The Club de Español will be having a Chipotle Fundraiser Thursday, January 18 from 3-7 pm! Co


January11, 2018

1/11 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Boys Basketball swept the Santa Ana Saints yesterday. Boys Varsity won 66-30 to go 1-0 to start Goldenwest League Play. Ryan Phung and Roy Mao led the team in scoring with 15 and 12 points respectively. But Joshua Lee got the party started with 2 first quarter Dunks. Isaiah Lee led the charge on defense with 4 steals while Anthony Nguyen led the team with 8 assists. You can come see your Boys in action this friday vs Segerstrom. Boys Varsity will start at 630pm. The theme for the Game is School Spirit. The first 50 students in attendance wearing a Westminster High School sponsored T-Shirt will receive a free bag of popcorn for the Varsity Game. As always students with ASB cards get into ALL Varsity games for Free.   Seniors plan to order your Cap, Gown, Tassel, Graduation Announcements and Senior Remembrance items Wednesday, January 17th, from 7:15am – 12;45pm by the Office Information packets will be distributed


January10, 2018

1/10 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   We’ve got spirit, Lions! And the winners of Black, Red & White count for all four Fridays in December, with 100% participation every Friday, are the 4th periods from Ms. Griffin, Ms. Dadabhoy, Ms. Lambert, Mr. Duarte, and….Mr. Rans! So many classes were so close- good job, Lions! These winners will receive hot cocoa and donuts this Friday during 4th period. And… the department with the highest rate of participation is… our History department! Our Math and Special Ed departments were only 2 percentage points away. Great job Lion teachers!   Seniors plan to order your Cap, Gown, Tassel, Graduation Announcements and Senior Remembrance items Wednesday, January 17th, from 7:15am – 12;45pm by the Office Information packets will be distributed this Friday in your Senior English Classes.   Hey Lions!! Come out and support our Varsity Boys Basketball team! This is going to be one of the biggest games yet! We’re


December22, 2017

12/22 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   Congratulations Matthew Nguyen, Matthew recently got recognized as one of the top 20 wrestlers at his weight class in the entire State of California. Not bad considering there are over one thousand schools that compete in California. Way to make the Lions Den Proud !!!   Thank you to all of the classes that participated in our 4th period holiday door decorating contest- Ms. Guillen, Ms. Dadabhoy, Mr. Villacana, Ms. Becerra, Mr. Martin, Mr. J Nguyen, Mr. Homrighausen, and Mr. Griggs. And the winners of the contest are……Mr. Griggs and Ms. Becerra!!!! Congratulations and enjoy your cupcakes!   Congratulations to: Nhan Ve, Hoang Nguyen, and Chau Phan for winning first, second, and third place in a recent Vietnamese Children Writing Contest hosted by the National Resource Center for Asian Languages at Cal State Fullerton. And also congratulations to the following runner ups: Huy Dang, Tam Do, Dat Tran, Quang Nguy


December21, 2017

12/21 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Your lady lions basketball program went for the sweep last night beating El Toro. The varsity finished in off with a 55-49 win with smart team play. Come out on Saturday for our first home game as we take on Tesoro high school. Let’s show them what it means to be a lion!   Habitat for Humanity and Make-a-Wish Club will be hosting a Christmas Movie Night in the Globewest Theater TODAY from 3:30-5:30! Come and get in the holiday spirit with us as we watch Home Alone and enjoy some hot cocoa and fresh popcorn! Again, it is TODAY in the Globewest Theater from 3:30-5:30!   Looking for a last minute holiday gift? Come to the Ceramics Art Sale at lunch Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday in the Pride Gallery M14 and finish you holiday shopping! Ceramic spoons, vases and cups. Gift Wrapping is available for $1.00 See you there!   Red Cross and Junior Ambassador will be holding a toy drive today up until December 22


December20, 2017

12/20 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Looking for a last minute holiday gift? Come to the Ceramics Art Sale at lunch Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday in the Pride Gallery M14 and finish you holiday shopping! Ceramic spoons, vases and cups. Gift Wrapping is available for $1.00 See you there!   Red Cross and Junior Ambassador will be holding a toy drive today up until December 22nd and we want YOU to help donate toys to unprivileged children and teens! Help us by donating brand new toys and dropping it off to any wrapped boxes on campus! Ask your teachers for extra credit for donating!! Spread Joy and Happiness this upcoming Christmas!!   All seniors who are planning on going to Goldenwest College next year, please come to the College Career Center to apply for the GWC scholarships. There are 7 scholarships to choose from.   Hey Lions!! Get into the holiday spirit by decorating your 4th period class door for our annual holiday door decorating conte


December19, 2017

12/19 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Inform Empower and Impact! AWARE club has a general meeting TODAY in T-20. We will be going over club apparel, our holiday bonding, and doing a fun holiday game! Bring your friends and your lunch to stay aware!   Come out to the gym afterchool to support CSF and treat yourself to some KUPS italian ice!   Looking for a last minute holiday gift? Come to the Ceramics Art Sale at lunch Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday in the Pride Gallery M14 and finish you holiday shopping! Ceramic spoons, vases and cups. Gift Wrapping is available for $1.00 See you there!   Red Cross and Junior Ambassador will be holding a toy drive today up until December 22nd and we want YOU to help donate toys to unprivileged children and teens! Help us by donating brand new toys and dropping it off to any wrapped boxes on campus! Ask your teachers for extra credit for donating!! Spread Joy and Happiness this upcoming Christmas!!   All sen


December15, 2017

12/15 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   Calling all Lions! Boys Varsity Basketball has a home game at 630 in the Lions Den against Orange Lutheran High School. Tonight’s Game is the Semi-Finals of the Charlie Wilkins Memorial and Holiday Classic. Team Captains Isaiah Lee and Anthony Nguyen will lead the charge. Don’t miss the new 2 minute Dance Party Just before tip. We will need the crowd to Turn All The Way Up! All Lions are free tonight WITH a plus 1. Just show your Lions ID at the door.   The boys frosh/soph soccer team scored another victory in the 1st game of the Huntington Beach High School tournament when it defeated soccer power Los Alamitos 4-2. Weldin Florin and Anthony Lopez each netted 2 goals in the game! Well done boys!   HO! HO! HO! Tis the season…. and we, in your WHS Book Club, have discovered the spectacular array of books and gifts at Barnes and Noble in Bella Terra. Please come today to the club Book Fair and prepare to be amaze


December14, 2017

12/14 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Boys basketball lost to A tough game to Cajon high school last night. But the Varsity Boys would like to thank Cheer, The Entertainment Unit and Mr Whately, as well as Link Crew and Mr Ortega for supporting the basketball team at our 2nd home game of the year. The varsity boys basketball team will be back in action at the Lions den this Friday 3:30 PM hope to see you there Lions!   HO! HO! HO! Tis the season…. and we, in your WHS Book Club, have discovered the spectacular array of books and gifts at Barnes and Noble in Bella Terra. Please come Friday, December 15th to the club Book Fair and prepare to be amazed! Teacher discounts apply! Have fun at Barnes and Noble this Friday, December 15th at this season of giving and mention WHS Book Club at your time of purchase. Thank you! And Happy Holidays!   Red Cross and Junior Ambassador will be holding a toy drive today up until December 22nd and we want YOU to


December13, 2017

12/13 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Thank You ASB, Link Crew and all of the Westminster Lions that came to support your Varsity Boys Lions defeat the Valiants of St. Genevieve by a score of 67 to 59. Junior Isaiah Lee led the charge with 32 points and 8 rebounds. Senior Anthony Nguyen had 7 points and 8 Assists while Juniors Ryan Phung and Alex Aguilera provided scoring help with 9 and 8 points respectively. The Boys Varsity Lions take the court again today, Wednesday at 530pm in the Lions Den. Hope to see you all of you that couldn’t make it last night!   In yesterday’s Soccer action our CIF 6th ranked Lady Lions picked up their 6th win with a 6-0 victory over Whittier Christian with goals by Vanessa Campos, Kelly Almazan, Zoey Sarun, Leyla Flores and 2 goals by Sarah Ralston. They were helped with assists by Kady DeGuzman, Carol Cueva, Sophia Nguyen and Zoey Sarun. Great job Girls!   HO! HO! HO! Tis the season…. and we, in your WHS Book Club, h


December12, 2017

12/12 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   HO! HO! HO! Tis the season…. and we, in your WHS Book Club, have discovered the spectacular array of books and gifts at Barnes and Noble in Bella Terra. Please come Friday, December 15th to the club Book Fair and prepare to be amazed! Teacher discounts apply! Have fun at Barnes and Noble this Friday, December 15th at this season of giving and mention WHS Book Club at your time of purchase. Thank you! And Happy Holidays!   Red Cross and Junior Ambassador will be holding a toy drive today up until December 22nd and we want YOU to help donate toys to unprivileged children and teens! Help us by donating brand new toys and dropping it off to any wrapped boxes on campus! Ask your teachers for extra credit for donating!! Spread Joy and Happiness this upcoming Christmas!!   Did you know that any books you check out at the WHS Library are due in January? That gives you plenty of time to read the latest best sellers and gre


December11, 2017

12/11 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.   HO! HO! HO! Tis the season…. and we, in your WHS Book Club, have discovered the spectacular array of books and gifts at Barnes and Noble in Bella Terra. Please come Friday, December 15th to the club Book Fair and prepare to be amazed! Teacher discounts apply! Have fun at Barnes and Noble this Friday, December 15th at this season of giving and mention WHS Book Club at your time of purchase. Thank you! And Happy Holidays!   Let’s get fired up for the Game of Week!! Boy’s basketball will play against St. Genevieve on Tuesday, Dec. 12th in the Lions’ Den. Tip off is at 4pm. See you there Lions!!   Red Cross and Junior Ambassador will be holding a toy drive today up until December 22nd and we want YOU to help donate toys to unprivileged children and teens! Help us by donating brand new toys and dropping it off to any wrapped boxes on campus! Ask your teachers


December8, 2017

12/8 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   Attention SWAG November Winners- after a random drawing, three of you have won again: Lisa Ho, Christian Mendoza and Viet Le, please come to the Activities Office to claim your spirit wear prize. SWAG teachers- your names were entered into a drawing also and the winner of an Office Depot gift card is… Ms. Meyers Li!!! Thank you to all of our teachers who have nominated students for SWAG.   Let’s get fired up for the Game of Week!! Boy’s basketball will play against St. Genevieve on Tuesday, Dec. 12th in the Lions’ Den. Tip off is at 4pm. See you there Lions!!   Congratulations to our November Athletes of the Month: Stacy Do and Malachi Mesa!   The Japanese Culture Club is meeting Thursdays in J4 at lunch. Come join us if you are interested or want more information and want to learn about Japanese history and culture. Every other meeting we we’ll be watching anime! Remember J4 at lunch!   Red Cross an


December7, 2017

12/7 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   The Japanese Culture Club is meeting Thursdays in J4 at lunch. Come join us if you are interested or want more information and want to learn about Japanese history and culture. Every other meeting we we’ll be watching anime! Remember J4 at lunch!   Hey Lions! A brand new dance is coming to YOU December 8th! WHS ASB presents… ELECTRIC SNOW! For the low price of $10 with asb and $15 without asb and $20 at the door! Come out for a good time with friends, music, a hot chocolate bar, taco truck and more! Tickets are on sale now in the Finance Office. Guest contracts must be approved for any non-whs guests. See you at Buckingham Square on Dec 8th from 7-10pm!   Red Cross and Junior Ambassador will be holding a toy drive today up until December 22nd and we want YOU to help donate toys to unprivileged children and teens! Help us by donating brand new toys and dropping it off to any wrapped boxes on campus! Ask your


December6, 2017

12/6 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Do you want to give back this holiday season?? Take a minute to help out our lions in need this holiday season and participate in our Miracle Minute. Miracle Minute will take TODAY in your 4th period class. Donate $1, $5…whatever you can! No donation is too small   The Japanese Culture Club is meeting Thursdays in J4 at lunch. Come join us if you are interested or want more information and want to learn about Japanese history and culture. Every other meeting we we’ll be watching anime! Remember J4 at lunch!   Hey Lions! A brand new dance is coming to YOU December 8th! WHS ASB presents… ELECTRIC SNOW! For the low price of $10 with asb and $15 without asb and $20 at the door! Come out for a good time with friends, music, a hot chocolate bar, taco truck and more! Tickets are on sale now in the Finance Office. Guest contracts must be approved for any non-whs guests. See you at Buckingham Square on Dec 8th from 7-10


December5, 2017

12/5 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   The boys frosh soph soccer team took on Irvine High School yesterday and won 4-1. Two goals were scored by Joseph Manriquez, one by Danny Tran and another by Jordi Escobar. It was a great effort by all the boys   The 411 on Girls Soccer is that they are actually 4-1 and 1. With a nice 1-0 win over Irvine the Lions played Santa Ana in the Championship round of the 18 team tournament and had to settle for 2nd place behind goals by Jarelly Vasquez and Sarah Ralston with assists by Vanessa Campos and Sarah Ralston. Congratulations also go to the Frosh/Soph team who won the Frosh/Soph section of the tournament.   Students , Having trouble with your school work? need some advice about college? or just advice in general? then Project HOPE is the program for you. We provide tutoring in all subjects, one on one peer advising, college preparation workshops. ust come to room L-3 every Tuesday afterschool from 3-5:30 and we can


December4, 2017

12/4 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance. In a nice weekend of Soccer our Lady Lions went undefeated with wins over Fullerton, Kennedy and Orange with goals by freshmen Michelle Campos and Ashley Orduno as well as 2 goals each by Sarah Ralston, Victoria Pham and Vanessa Campos. The Lions outscored their opponents 9-2 with 2 shutouts by Zaydee Solis. Come out to our stadium today at 3:00 as we play Irvine in the Semi-Finals of the Westminster Classic.   The Japanese Culture Club is meeting Thursdays in J4 at lunch. Come join us if you are interested or want more information and want to learn about Japanese history and culture. Every other meeting we we’ll be watching anime! Remember J4 at lunch!   Hey Lions! A brand new dance is coming to YOU December 8th! WHS ASB presents… ELECTRIC SNOW! For the low price of $10 with asb and $15 without asb and $20 at the door! Come out for a good time with friends, music


November30, 2017

11/30 Announcement

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Congratulations to our Lady Lions Basketball team who came out and beat Mission Viejo last night 56-29. They advance to the semi-finals of the Corona del Mar tournament this Friday. GOOOO LIONS!!   The Finance Office will be closed from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PMTODAY. Please plan accordingly. The office will be open during break and will reopen at 1PM until 4PM.   The Japanese Culture Club is meeting Thursdays in J4 at lunch. Come join us if you are interested or want more information and want to learn about Japanese history and culture. Every other meeting we we’ll be watching anime! Remember J4 at lunch!   All boys and girls interested in playing on the WHS Golf Team this season should come to Mr. Newton’s room, Room T-19 today at lunch. Information you will need about eligibility to play will be shared.   Hey Lions! Junior class Presents, Java Night, this Friday from 6-9pm. Tickets are on sale in the f


November29, 2017

11/29 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Thank you to all teachers and students who participated in our canned food drive before break. The two 4th period classes that donated the most will win a pizza party this Friday. And the winners are…..Mr. Cain and Mrs. Becerra’s fourth period classes! Congratulations and thank you for your donations.   Hey lions! This December, we’re introducing a class competition for ALL 4th period classes. Throughout December, wear red, black, and white EVERY Friday and on December 22nd wear your UGLIEST Christmas sweater. The top two classes will win a donut and hot chocolate party so be sure to dress up for a chance to win!   The Japanese Culture Club is meeting Thursdays in J4 at lunch. Come join us if you are interested or want more information and want to learn about Japanese history and culture. Every other meeting we we’ll be watching anime! Remember J4 at lunch!   Attention Lions! Come to the gym today at lunch


November28, 2017

11/28 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Hey lions! This December, we’re introducing a class competition for ALL 4th period classes. Throughout December, wear red, black, and white EVERY Friday and on December 22nd wear your UGLIEST Christmas sweater. The top two classes will win a donut and hot chocolate party so be sure to dress up for a chance to win!   The Japanese Culture Club is meeting Thursdays in J4 at lunch. Come join us if you are interested or want more information and want to learn about Japanese history and culture. Every other meeting we we’ll be watching anime! Remember J4 at lunch!   Attention Lions! Come to the gym today at lunch to watch the Freshman Indoor Soccer Tournament of Champions! Soccer balls are flying everywhere! Which team will be crowned champion? Come to the gym at lunch to find out!! Inform Empower and Impact! AWARE club has a general meeting TODAY in T-20. Bring your friends and your lunch to stay aware!   Aloha Poly


November27, 2017

11/27 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance. In last weeks girls tennis cif individuals tournament, doubles L-C Garcia and Stacy Do respresented WHS well with a win in the first round against the ambassador league champions. In the second round though, our ladies put up a good fight but eventually lost to highly ranked redlands. Proud you ladies and your season   Hey Lions! A brand new dance is coming to YOU December 8th! WHS ASB presents… ELECTRIC SNOW! For the low low price of $10 with asb and $15 without asb and $20 at the door! Come out for a good time with friends, music, a hot chocolate bar, taco truck and more!   Hey lions! This December, we’re introducing a class competition for ALL 4th period classes. Throughout December, wear red, black, and white EVERY Friday and on December 22nd wear your UGLIEST Christmas sweater. The top two classes will win a donut and hot chocolate party so be sure to dress u


November16, 2017

11/16 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Hey everyone! Thanksgiving break is coming up and before we send you off come out to abbey square during lunch Friday for our Lions giving thanks lunch time rally! There will be music, games, and a chance for one of our teachers to get pied in the face! Come on over during lunch in front of the gym Friday for some prethanksgiving fun!!   Hey Rooter-Bus-Riders! Because of expected traffic, we need to leave 30 minutes earlier than planned. Please be in the front of the office by 4:45pm.   Lions- the Giving Farm is thriving and well. Tomorrow many classes will be heading out to the farm to help harvest our crops. In honor of our WHS Harvest Day, wear your comfiest flannel. It’s Farm Flannel Day!   Aloha! Poly Club, this is a reminder that there is a meeting TODAY during lunch in Room T14! Mahalo!   Habitat for Humanity Club is holding a clothing drive today up until Friday Nov. 17th and we want YOU to


November15, 2017

11/15 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Hello everyone! The Korean Culture Club will be having our 2nd language meeting today(11/15/17) in Room E7 during lunch. Stop by to improve your knowledge on the Korean language. Hey Rooter-Bus-Riders! Because of expected traffic, we need to leave 30 minutes earlier than planned. Please be in the front of the office by 4:45pm.   Hey Lions! Do you want to experience and learn something new? Do you want to be part of a family that loves and plays music together? Well then why not give the WHS Drumline a shot! We will be holding drumline workshop in the Band room this friday from 2:45 to 5:00! No prior musical experience is necessary! Thats room C4 this friday from 2:45 to 5:00! Also, keep an eye out during lunch in abbey square for drumline sign ups if you are interested! We hope to see you there lions!   Habitat for Humanity Club is holding a clothing drive today up until Friday Nov. 17th and we want YOU to help d


November14, 2017

11/14 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Habitat for Humanity Club is holding a clothing drive today up until Friday Nov. 17th and we want YOU to help donate to help the homeless! From clothes to blankets to teddy bears, bring your donations in 25 gallon trash bags and leave them in your 4th period class. TOP THREE 4th period classes win a pizza party! Give to those in need for this upcoming Thanksgiving.   Tired of carrying your skateboard, then lock your skateboard in the new lockers near the Student Services Office Gate between the library and the admin building. It is really simple. Use their own lock and don’t worry about carrying it around all day. Students who use their skateboard to ride, stand, flip, or sit, will be required to use the skateboard lockers. Students may carry their skateboards only.   Attention all softball players. Tryouts will be held today at 3:00 at the Varsity field. Come out ready to show your best. This will be the only tryou


November9, 2017

11/9 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Hey Seniors! Are you ready for College Application Day on November 14th? On this day, all seniors will have the opportunity to complete at least one college application during school hours. Check your student email for the survey form. If you are applying to a CSU or UC, get a head start by attending the after school workshops in the Staff Dining Room today. We will have snacks and lots of help available.   Attention all lions! Everyone is encouraged to send pictures into Yearbook throughout the school year. The earlier you turn them in, the greater your chances will be to be featured in YOUR yearbook! Please see Mr. Boyd in K1 for questions or submissions.   Hey Freshmen, do you need FREE after school tutoring? Do you want to go on FREE college field trips? Then stop by the Career Center today to sign up or learn more about the Upward Bound program. We do have limited spots left so don’t wait!   CIF CI


November8, 2017

11/8 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Hey Seniors! Are you ready for College Application Day on November 14th? On this day, all seniors will have the opportunity to complete at least one college application during school hours. Check your student email for the survey form. If you are applying to a CSU or UC, get a head start by attending the after school workshops in the Staff Dining Room on Thursday, November 9th. We will have snacks and lots of help available.   Attention all lions! Everyone is encouraged to send pictures into Yearbook throughout the school year. The earlier you turn them in, the greater your chances will be to be featured in YOUR yearbook! Please see Mr. Boyd in K1 for questions or submissions.   Hey Freshmen, do you need FREE after school tutoring? Do you want to go on FREE college field trips? Then stop by the Career Center today to sign up or learn more about the Upward Bound program. We do have limited spots left so don’t wait


November7, 2017

11/7 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily. All great things eventually come to an end. In yesterday’s tennis action, our lady lions played valiantly against 2nd ranked Temecula Canyon but unfortunately were not able to pull out another upset falling 7-11 to end our season. Daniela Gomez, Christina Nguyen, Vina Pham, Stacy Do, Nancy Ngo earned 2nd team all league Vy Pham and L-C Garcia earned first team all league and Mighty Tiny Megan earned League MVP. Great season ladies and good luck to Stacy and L-C at individuals in 2 weeks.   Hey Seniors! Are you ready for College Application Day on November 14th? On this day, all seniors will have the opportunity to complete at least one college application during school hours. If you are applying to a CSU or UC, get a head start by attending the after school workshops in the Staff Dining Room on Tuesday, November 7th and Thursday, November 9th. We will have snacks and lots of help available.   Calling all boys still interes


November6, 2017

11/6 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance. In fridays tennis action, our lady lions pulled off another upset, defeating 7th ranked Aquinas to reach the quarterfinals of CIF. Doubles Stacy Do Ilse Garcia Vy Pham Christina Nguyen Daniela Gomez Vina Pham and Singles Megan Chow swept all their sets to win 12-6. Good job ladies and good luck in todays match. In Friday’s Football action our varsity completed the 3 game sweep with a 48-21 win at Loara. Noah Melbon was 100% on his passing with a touchdown to Joel Navarro and 3 to Chris Samilton. Dennis Ly and Christian Jaime scored on the run and Juan Rivera and Marco Aburto shared 6 extra points. Highlights included an interception by Waihin Soe and a 25-yard touchdown by Paul Kalix. Come out this Friday night here at Boswell Field as we play St Genevieve in round 1 of the CIF playoffs.   Hey Seniors! Are you ready for College Application Day on November 14th? On this


November3, 2017

11/3 Annuncements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture. In JV Football action our Lions pounded the visiting Saxons as Keoni Sierra rushed for 150 yards and 2 touchdowns as Justin Grey and Henry Nguyen combined for 251 yards passing with touchdowns to Jordan Tran, Jose Diaz and Ethan Phan. All other points were scored by Marco Aburto and Emilio Davalos.   Hey SWAG winners– the names of all SWAG winners for October were put into a drawing and four of you have won again. Congratulations to Ixchel Juarez, Emily Nguyen, Andy Nguyen, and Manuel Mora. Please come to G-1 to pick up your Lion Spirit Wear prize. SWAG teachers- your names were entered into a drawing also and the winner of an Office Depot gift card is… Ms. Moore!!! Thank you to all of our teachers who have nominated students for SWAG. Our students really appreciate the recognition.   Congratulations to our October Athletes of the Month: Carolyne Walter for Field Hockey and Vince Martin for Water Polo. Good job, Lio


November2, 2017

11/2 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy. In yesterday’s CIF rumble in the artic, our lady lions tennis team brought the heat to tenth ranked rim of the world. in a back and forth slug fest, the final outcome was only determined in the last set’s. doubles vina pham and daniel gomez willed out a 7-5 win to sweep all their sets and most importantly clinch the winning set for a 10-8 overall win. good job to all the ladies and keep the momentum going for this friday’s cif match   All students are encouraged to be at Fountain Valley from 7-9pm Gym on November 8th to meet all the Universities, Cal States, Community Colleges and Technical Schools will be presented. They will have fun booths to visit, workshops and give aways. Here is your chance to talk to hundreds of schools here in California and outside of California. Don’t miss this opportunity, it is only once a year. Any questions, come to the Career Center. See you there!!!!   Attention all staff and stude


November1, 2017

11/1 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Congrats to the lady lions tennis team as they won their CIF playoff match against Lancaster 17-1. Seniors Stacy Do, Ilse Garcia, Vy Pham, and Nancy Ngo led the way with straight set wins. Good job ladies and good luck today as you travel to Rim of the World.   Attention Merits Club!! There will be a meeting this Wednesday in room H5 during lunch. Also Come out wednesday after school to Abbey Square and enjoy the sweet delicacy of Krispy Kreme donuts for the low low price of one dollar!   All students are encouraged to be at Fountain Valley from 7-9pm Gym on November 8th to meet all the Universities, Cal States, Community Colleges and Technical Schools will be presented. They will have fun booths to visit, workshops and give aways. Here is your chance to talk to hundreds of schools here in California and outside of California. Don’t miss this opportunity, it is only once a year. Any questions, come to the Career


October31, 2017

10/31 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   All students are encouraged to be at Fountain Valley from 7-9pm Gym on November 8th to meet all the Universities, Cal States, Community Colleges and Technical Schools will be presented. They will have fun booths to visit, workshops and give aways. Here is your chance to talk to hundreds of schools here in California and outside of California. Don’t miss this opportunity, it is only once a year. Any questions, come to the Career Center. See you there!!!!   Attention all staff and students! Join us Thursday November 2nd at lunch between the E and F buildings to celebrate the Day of the Dead! ~There will be music, ofrendas, dances, and contests. Dress up to compete for the best Day of the Dead costume and/or paint your faces! Ask a Spanish teacher for details!   On your mark , get set , go!! Come watch our WHS cross country team on Wednesday, November 1st as they compete in league finals in our 6th game of the week! Ra


October30, 2017

10/30 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.   All students are encouraged to be at Fountain Valley from 7-9pm Gym on November 8th to meet all the Universities, Cal States, Community Colleges and Technical Schools will be presented. They will have fun booths to visit, workshops and give aways. Here is your chance to talk to hundreds of schools here in California and outside of California. Don’t miss this opportunity, it is only once a year. Any questions, come to the Career Center. See you there!!!!   Attention all staff and students! Join us Thursday November 2nd at lunch between the E and F buildings to celebrate the Day of the Dead! ~There will be music, ofrendas, dances, and contests. Dress up to compete for the best Day of the Dead costume and/or paint your faces! Ask a Spanish teacher for details!   On your mark , get set , go!! Come watch our WHS cross country team on Wednesday, November 1st as t


October27, 2017

10/27 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture. Congrats to Lions water polo team braking a 5-5 tie in the 4th! From a time-out, Peter Vu scored on a pick play with Vince Martin. Peter Vuuuu scores 5 of the Lions 6 goals! John Moreno dominated the goalie position with 11 blocks, 3 assists and 3 key steals. Trenton Jones earned two assists. David Bui was locked in on defense! Great job Lions! Go get them today in your last game against Estancia at Costa Mesa at 5 PM.   In yesterdays goldenwest tennis semi final doubles L C Garcia and Stacy Do were able to upset the number one seed in a grueling 3 set marathon to claim a spot in CIF individuals. Unfortunately in the finals the ladies were unable work their magic losing by a hair in a second 3 set marathon. Still, good job ladies in CIF individuals next momth and to the emtire team in CIF team playoffs next week In last night’s Football action our varsity sent off their seniors in great style with a 21-7 win over Segerstrom


October26, 2017

10/26 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Young people aged 12 to 20 drink 11% of all consumed alcohol in the US. Take the pledge to be drug free by wearing your red bracelet for this entire week and receive special discounts at our local Krispy Kreme, Subway, Westminster Lanes, and many more! Also, today, come out to Abbey Square for a series of fun-filled lunch time activities!   Thursday Night Football WHS style comes to Boswell Stadium this week. Come prepared for killer Tri Tip sandwiches, cool off with Kona Ice, and cheer on our Lions to victory!   Hey AP Club members! Remember to pick up a snack bag in room H26! You must bring your stamp card to check out a bag!   ARE YOU READY READY?? Cheer our Lions onto victory tonight for football’s game of the week and senior night as they play the Segerstrom Jaguars! Don’t miss out on our last home game of the season so make sure to come out and deck out in all black to show off your school spirit!


October25, 2017

10/25 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   100 people die every day from drug overdoses. This rate has tripled in the past 20 years.Take the pledge to be drug free by wearing your red bracelet for this entire week and receive special discounts at our local Krispy Kreme, Subway, Westminster Lanes, and many more! Also, this Thursday come out to Abbey Square for a series of fun-filled lunch time activities! Thursday Night Football WHS style comes to Boswell Stadium this week. Come prepared for killer Tri Tip sandwiches, cool off with Kona Ice, and cheer on our Lions to victory!   Hey AP Club members! Remember to pick up a snack bag in room H26! You must bring your stamp card to check out a bag!   ARE YOU READY READY?? Cheer our Lions onto victory this Thursday for football’s game of the week and senior night as they play the Segerstrom Jaguars! Don’t miss out on our last home game of the season so make sure to come out and deck out in all black to show off y


October24, 2017

10/24 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily. This year 10,839 people will die in drunk driving crashes. 1 in 3 of these deaths will be a teenager much like yourself. Take the pledge to be drug free by wearing your red bracelet for this entire week and receive special discounts at our local Krispy Kreme, Subway, Westminster Lanes, and many more! Also, this Thursday come out to Abbey Square for a series of fun-filled lunch time activities!   Hey AP Club members! Remember to pick up a snack bag in room H26! You must bring your stamp card to check out a bag!   ARE YOU READY READY?? Cheer our Lions onto victory this Thursday for football’s game of the week and senior night as they play the Segerstrom Jaguars! Don’t miss out on our last home game of the season so make sure to come out and deck out in all black to show off your school spirit! Hey Lions! The Risen Christian club will be meeting this Thursday at lunch in room N-12 and we would love to have you join us! Pizza


October20, 2017

10/20 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   In yesterday’s tennis action, our lady lions clinched 2nd place in league with a 16-2 win over Loara. Singles Megan Chow and Nancy Ngo and doubles Ilse Garcia, Vy Pham, Daniela Gomez and Stacy Do led the way with sweeps of their matches. Congrats and good luck ladies at league finals and CIF playoffs.   Attention all softball players. There will be an informational meeting today at the Varsity softball field at 3pm. Any girl interested in trying out for the team this year should attend.   Attention all students! Halloween is right around the corner! Do you have a special ghoul in your life? You can buy a “BOO Gram” from any water polo player that says, “Will you be my BOO?” BOO Grams are $2. See a water polo player to purchase. BOO-HOO-AAAA HAA HA   Any student interested in attending or finding out information about UC San Diego is encouraged to attend a small meet n greet in the Career Center today at lun


October19, 2017

10/19 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   After careful review, the winners of last week’s 4th period spirit week dress-up contest are: With an 85% participation rate, Ms. Bruce’s class! And, just under 60% Ms. Well’s class! Honorable mention goes out to Ms. Dadabhoy’s class, Ms. Ramirez’s class, and Ms. Shehadeh’s class! It was a close race. Our two winners will receive pizza next Friday, 10-27. Classes who participated for at least 3 of the 5 days will receive a special trick or treat next Friday, too! Way to show your spirit, Lions!   Come out to our 4th game of the week, as our WHS Tennis girls take on Loara High School!! Today @ 3:00 pm, located on WHS tennis courts.   Attention all softball players. An informational meeting will be held on Friday October 20th at the Varsity softball field at 3pm. Any girl interested in trying out for the team this year should attend.   Attention all students! Halloween is right around the corner! Do you h


October18, 2017

10/18 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   With a 16-2 win yesterday over oceanview, our lady lions tennis team clinched a spot in the team CIF playoffs. Doubles Vina Pham and Christina Nguyen led the way sweeping all their matches. Good job and good luck this thursday against loara   Attention Class of 2018: Need help with the FAFSA or Dream Act? There will be a Financial Aid Night on Thursday, October 19th at 6pm. Information will be presented in English, Spanish and Vietnamese. Come with a parent! Check your student email for more information!   Attention WALC members…the first meeting of this year will be today at 1:30 in the PE Classroom. See you there!   Come out to our 4th game of the week, as our WHS Tennis girls take on Loara High School!! Thursday October 19th@3:00 pm, located on WHS tennis courts.   Attention all softball players. An informational meeting will be held on Friday October 20th at the Varsity softball field at 3pm. Any


October17, 2017

10/17 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Attention Class of 2018: Need help with the FAFSA or Dream Act? There will be a Financial Aid Night on Thursday, October 19th at 6pm. Information will be presented in English, Spanish and Vietnamese. Come with a parent! Check your student email for more information!   ATTENTION students we have NO MORE student PARKING available. Do not park anywhere on campus or you will get a ticket.   Come out this Friday to watch our football team take on the Oceanview Seahawks at Boswell Stadium at 7 pm. Wear pink in honor of breast cancer awareness month. You won’t want to miss this game!   Staff Dodgeball is back! Come out and watch our WHS Staff members battle it out on the dodgeball court during lunch in the gym this Wednesday and Thursday with the Championship round on Friday. Staff members- please email the names of your 6 members to Mrs. Geddy by 3pm TODAY. You must have at least one male and one female member. Go Li


October16, 2017

10/16 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the pledge of allegiance.   Attention Class of 2018: Need help with the FAFSA or Dream Act? There will be a Financial Aid Night on Thursday, October 19th at 6pm. Information will be presented in English, Spanish and Vietnamese. Come with a parent! Check your student email for more information!   ATTENTION students we have NO MORE student PARKING available. Do not park anywhere on campus or you will get a ticket.   Attention members of El Club de Español! We are having a very important meeting on Tuesday, October 17 during lunch in room E5 to talk about activities for El día de los muertos. Please make sure attend. The meeting will begin promptly at 12:15! Remember, Tuesday, October 17 in room E5. Los esperamos! If you are interested in playing girls basketball please see Coach Armstrong in the gym during lunch today.   Come out this Friday to watch our football team take on the O


October10, 2017

10/10 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Congratulations to our Homecoming Court: Freshman Princess-Tramy Vu, Freshman Prince Danny Tran, Sophomore Princess- Mindy Hoang, Sophomore Prince- Nathan Nguyen, Junior Princess- Jenile Ho, Junior Prince- Alex Aguilera! Come out to Friday’s game to see who will be queen – will it be Natalie Monroy, Vivian Nguyen, Jacklynn Tran or Emily Aranda? And king- will it be Israel Solis, Daniel Lopez, Andrew Lam or Josh Martinez?   Aloha! Poly Club members, please make note that there is practice today. Also, be sure to attend Connections Club during LUNCH TOMORROW! Mahalo!   Hey Lions! Come to room G3 for a Stand Up to Cancer meeting today. See you there!   STUDENTS! Are you staying up late studying for the SAT or trying to write that essay? Or are you a senior struggling with UC insight essays? Well look no further because there’s HOPE! Every Tuesday, afterschool in room L3 from 3-5pmUCLA’s project HOPE provides SAT/A


October9, 2017

10/9 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.   The Entertainment Unit, led by Drum Majors Miguel Diaz and Neal Secrist, came through their first competition in good shape at the Warren HS Field Tournament on Saturday, with higher scores than previous years. In the heat of the day, and it was hot in Downey, the Drum Line took sweepstakes with the highest score of day, the Color Guard placed 1st and the Band placed 2nd. Congratulations Lions!   Hey Homecoming Nominees– the results are in and if you won you will be notified during 4th period today.   Student parking permit applications will be available starting Friday, October 6th in the Student Services Office. Completed applications will be accepted beginning on Monday, October 9th. Cost will be a nonrefundable fee of $60 payable in cash. Due to pool construction, student parking will be limited to 50 permits this school year. Parking permits will not


October6, 2017

10/6 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   Congrats to the lady lions tennis team as they swept Santa Ana 18-0. Singles Megan Chow Nancy Ngo and Vanessa Escobeso triple bageled all their sets. Way to start the second half of league.   In JV Football action Keoni Sierra had 2 touchdowns as Grey threw a 50 yard touchdown to Jordan Tran. Marco Aburto made all 3 extra points and the JV team went on to defeat Santa Ana 21-6. Now head to the rooter bus tonight to join the varsity at the Santa Ana bowl.   The Freshman Football team paid a visit to Santa Ana and put up a 35-14 win as Lloyd Marshbanks had touchdown runs of 63 and 94 yards. Isaiah Perez ran back a 70 yard fumble recovery for a touchdown and was joined in scoring by Isaiah Honojsa and Dylan Valero. In his first day of football Jesus Madera scored all 5 of his extra points. Great job Lions.   Congratulations to our September Athletes of the Month: Noah Melbon and Morgan Dang! Keep up the great


October5, 2017

10/5 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Do you want to ask that special someone to homecoming? Here’s your chance! Pick up a poster request form in G01 and make sure to get it approved by Mrs. Milligan in G01 before Wednesday, October 11.   hey lions as you all know HOMECOMING EMPIRE STATE OF MIND IS COMING UP! There will be a presale for ONE DAY ONLY TODAY! Prices will be reduced to $40 w/asb & $50 without! All buyers must have id card and permission signed and approved by supervision prior to buying flash sale tickets!   The baseball team will be holding its 1st date for tryouts today. Anyone interested come out after school to the baseball field. There will be another tryout date in December for those that are currently in a fall sport. See you out there.   Attention Class of 2018: Need help with the FAFSA or Dream Act? There will be a Financial Aid Night on Thursday, October 19th at 6pm. Information will be presented in English, Spani


October4, 2017

10/4 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Congrats once again to our lady lions as they defeated loara 16-2.The ladies were led by doubles stacy do and daniela gomez superb doubles play. Good job ladies and good luck Thursday vs oceanview   Do you want to ask that special someone to homecoming? Here’s your chance! Pick up a poster request form in G01 and make sure to get it approved by Mrs. Milligan in G01 before Wednesday, October 11.   hey lions as you all know HOMECOMING EMPIRE STATE OF MIND IS COMING UP! There will be a presale for ONE DAY ONLY THURSDAY OCTOBER 5Th! Prices will be reduced to $40 w/asb & $50 without! All buyers must have id card and permission signed and approved by supervision prior to buying flash sale tickets!   The baseball team will be holding its 1st date for tryouts on Thursday October 5th. Anyone interested come out after school to the baseball field. There will be another tryout date in December for those that are cu


October3, 2017

10/3 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Do you want to ask that special someone to homecoming? Here’s your chance! Pick up a poster request form in G01 and make sure to get it approved by Mrs. Milligan in G01 before Wednesday, October 11.   hey lions as you all know HOMECOMING EMPIRE STATE OF MIND IS COMING UP! There will be a presale for ONE DAY ONLY THURSDAY OCTOBER 5Th! Prices will be reduced to $40 w/asb & $50 without! All buyers must have id card and permission signed and approved by supervision prior to buying flash sale tickets!   The baseball team will be holding its 1st date for tryouts on Thursday October 5th. Anyone interested come out after school to the baseball field. There will be another tryout date is December for those that are currently in a fall sport. Hope to see you out there.   Attention Class of 2018: Need help with the FAFSA or Dream Act? There will be a Financial Aid Night on Thursday, October 19th at 6pm. Information wi


October2, 2017

10/2 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P- Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance. In Saturday’s Football action our varsity came from behind 3 times in catching and surpassing Beckman High with a fantastic 41-20 victory. Noah Melbon scored once and threw a touchdown to Joel Navarro as Christian Jaime (High-may) rushed for 231 yards and 2 touchdowns. Jacob McGookin and Dennis Ly had touchdowns and Juan Rivera made 5 extra points. Come out this Friday to see our 4-1 Lions take on the Santa Ana at the Santa Ana Bowl.   Congratulations to the JV Football team who were quite happy with a 41-0 victory over visiting Beckman with touchdowns by Justin Grey, Henry Nguyen, Jordan Tran and 4 scores by Keoni Sierra. Kicker Marco Aburto made all 6 extra points and the defense played great with interceptions by Julian Ceja and Mason Dupler. To complete the 3-level sweep, the Freshmen had a fantastic day with their 40-12 win.   Hey Lions- Are you waiting to hea


September29, 2017

9/29 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   Congrats to the lady lions tennis team as they defeated oceanview 16-2.the ladies were led by vina pham and christina nguyen sweeping all there doubles matches. Good job ladies   ARE YOU READY LIONS?! Show off your school spirit THIS SATURDAY! by wearing lion gear as our Football team takes on Beckman at Tustin High school at 7. But they need your help! Come out and cheer them on to victory.   Attention any students who are 17 years of age and want to work, Kohls Dept. store is hiring. For more information on job opportunities, please come to the Career Center.   All ROP classes are Full at this time, if you would like to enroll for a spring ROP course, please see Mrs. Duremdes in the Career Center, classes are filling up fast. Spring semester starts in Feb. 2018.   Attention Library Patrons: If you have put a book on hold, please check your email and see if it is here and pick it up in the WHS Library


September28, 2017

9/28 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   ARE YOU READY LIONS?! Show off your school spirit THIS SATURDAY! by wearing lion gear as our Football team takes on Beckman at Tustin High school at 7. But they need your help! Come out and cheer them on to victory.   ATTENTION ALL SENIORS!! THE TIME HAS COME FOR OUR SENIOR CLASS APPAREL!!! The class set will include a t-shirt, long sleeve, and hoodie with the low cost of $38!! You can also order the each item individually! Pick up a pre order form at the finance office today! The form will have all the information including the designs and prices! Pre order forms will be due on Sept. 29!   Attention all students, UC Santa Barbara College will be here TODAY at 2:45 pm after 6th period to speak about their college opportunities. Please see Mrs. Duremdes in the Career Center to sign up.   Attention any students who are 17 years of age and want to work, Kohls Dept. store is hiring. For more information on


September27, 2017

9/27 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate. Hey! Are you interested in joining the STEM field? Come out to MERITS Club’s informational meeting today in H5 during lunch to find out more about our upcoming events!   Hey lions! Don’t forget to come to Habitat for Humanity’s first informational club meeting of the year today! I heard there will be lotsa yummy snacks and cool people, so don’t forget to stop by room L1 at lunch! See you there!!   ARE YOU READY LIONS?! Show off your school spirit THIS SATURDAY! by wearing lion gear as our Football team takes on Beckman at Tustin High school at 7. But they need your help! Come out and cheer them on to victory.   ATTENTION ALL SENIORS!! THE TIME HAS COME FOR OUR SENIOR CLASS APPAREL!!! The class set will include a t-shirt, long sleeve, and hoodie with the low cost of $38!! You can also order the each item individually! Pick up a pre order form at the finance office today! The form will have all the information includ


September26, 2017

9/26 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   ARE YOU READY LIONS?! Show off your school spirit THIS SATURDAY! by wearing lion gear as our Football team takes on Beckman at Tustin High school at 7. But they need your help! Come out and cheer them on to victory.   ATTENTION ALL SENIORS!! THE TIME HAS COME FOR OUR SENIOR CLASS APPAREL!!! The class set will include a t-shirt, long sleeve, and hoodie with the low cost of $38!! You can also order the each item individually! Pick up a pre order form at the finance office today! The form will have all the information including the designs and prices! Pre order forms will be due on Sept. 29! Attention Juniors and seniors who received a ACT fee waiver, please see Mrs. Duremdes in the Career Center to receive your practice booklet We OBJECT to anyone who misses the Debate Club meeting on Wednesday, September 27. At lunch in T-15, see you there.   Attention all students, UC Santa Barbara College will be here on Thursday,


September25, 2017

9/25 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance. In Oxnard last Friday we saw the comeback victory of the year as our Varsity Football team scored 3 touchdowns in the 4th quarter including the game winner in the final 29 seconds. Noah Melbon ran for one score and threw for 300 yards with a 60-yard touchdown by Joel Navarro and an 80-yarder to Malachi Mesa. Christian Jaime did the ground work and Jacob McGookin scored 2 touchdowns. The defense came up big for the final exciting stop and the long bus ride was happy for the 3 and 1 Lions.   Students- we are looking for nominees to run for School Site Council. Would you like to represent your student body? Please see Miss Milligan in the Activities Office TODAY for more details and to add your name to the ballot.   ARE YOU READY LIONS?! Show off your school spirit THIS SATURDAY! by wearing lion gear as our Football team takes on Beckman at Tustin High school at 7. B


September22, 2017

9/22 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   In Yesterday’s JV Football action our Lions had a 26-6 victory over Hueneme behind great defense and touchdowns by Justin Phan, Justin Grey and 2 by Jordan Tran. Marco Aburto made both of his extra points and the Lions cruised to the win. Please excuse the Freshman and Varsity at 11:00 for their long trip to Ventura county. Good Luck Lions!   Congrats again to the lady lions tennis team as they defeated league rival Segerstrom 12-6. The ladies were led by singles trio of Megan Chow, Nancy Ngo and Vanessa Escobedo taking down Segerstrom’s vaunted singles lineup 6-3. Good job ladies and good luck next week against Orange.   Hey Lions! Say good luck to our football team as they battle Hueneme High School tonight at 7 pm. Located at Hueneme High School.   Students- we are looking for nominees to run for School Site Council. Would you like to represent your student body? Please see Miss Milligan in the Activitie


September21, 2017

9/21 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Congratulations to our Varsity Field Hockey team yesterday for beating Great Oaks 3-2. Scores by Julissa Arechiga, Carolyne Walter and Eliana Ha. Great job to our goalie Jackie Gonzalez for defending the cage. Way to go team way to bring home the W.   All Junior and seniors if you would like to take an ROP class call Broadcast News we have some available seats for you. This course is at Costa Mesa HS in the KMesa Center on Tuesday and Thursdays from 3:15-6:15 pm. Learn how to do lighting, video camera techniques, teleprompting, script writing, behind or in front of the camera techniques. See Mrs. Duremdes for more details on this fabulous class offering.   Attention students who will be taking the October SAT, come by room G3 Thursdays during lunch or after school from 3 – 4 for test prep with Ms. Browning. Prep will cover both the English and math sections.   Hey Lions! Say good luck to our football te


September20, 2017

9/20 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Congrats to the lady lions tennis team as they start league play with an 18-0 win over Santa Ana. The ladies were led by veteran doubles L-See Garcia and Vy Pham. Good job and good luck thursday against Segerstrom   All Junior and seniors if you would like to take an ROP class call Broadcast News we have some available seats for you. This course is at Costa Mesa HS in the KMesa Center on Tuesday and Thursdays from 3:15-6:15 pm. Learn how to do lighting, video camera techniques, teleprompting, script writing, behind or in front of the camera techniques. See Mrs. Duremdes for more details on this fabulous class offering.   It is not to late to sign up for the SAT test for October. Please see Mr. Morales at the College Career Center to see if you qualify for a fee waiver. The deadline is fast approaching.   Attention students who will be taking the October SAT, come by room G3 Thursdays during lunch or after sc


September19, 2017

9/19 Announcements

  Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   All Junior and seniors if you would like to take an ROP class call Broadcast News we have some available seats for you. This course is at Costa Mesa HS in the KMesa Center on Tuesday and Thursdays from 3:15-6:15 pm. Learn how to do lighting, video camera techniques, teleprompting, script writing, behind or in front of the camera techniques. See Mrs. Duremdes for more details on this fabulous class offering.   Seniors!! ACT Waiver forms are available. Please come by to see Mr. Morales to pick yours up at the College/Career Center.   It is not to late to sign up for the SAT test for October. Please see Mr. Morales at the College Career Center to see if you qualify for a fee waiver. The deadline is fast approaching. CALLING ALL LIONS! are you interested in any of the many clubs westminster has to offer? come out to club rush today during lunch in Buckingham Square! TODAY AT LUNCH!   Class Ring orders will b


September18, 2017

9/18 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.   Seniors!! ACT Waiver forms are available. Please come by to see Mr. Morales to pick yours up at the College/Career Center.   It is not to late to sign up for the SAT test for October. Please see Mr. Morales at the College Career Center to see if you qualify for a fee waiver. The deadline is fast approaching. CALLING ALL LIONS! are you interested in any of the many clubs westminster has to offer? come out to club rush today during lunch in Buckingham Square! TODAY AT LUNCH!   Class Ring orders will be taken this Tuesday, September, 19th by the Activities Office during Lunch. Please remember to bring your deposit to place your order. Extra ordering packets are available in the Activities Office. Attention students who will be taking the October SAT, come by room G3 Thursdays during lunch or after school from 3 – 4 for test prep with Ms. Browning. Prep will co


September15, 2017

9/15 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   Attention, boys soccer will be hosting tryouts Today at 3 p.m. for all those who are interested in joining the soccer team this year. Bring lots of water and your soccer gear   Schedule change requests ended last Friday, 9/8. Please be patient as Guidance Specialists process all requests. Check your school email at least once a day to see if your Guidance Specialists have replied to your request. Guidance Specialists will no longer send out new schedule.   Attention juniors and seniors! ROP has many classes that are open to enroll in for fall semester in the afternoon and evenings. Careers with Children Internship, Construction Technology, Entertainment Art gives F requirement for the year, Medical Assistant Front Office Seniors only, Culinary Arts and Culinary Arts Internship, Retail Sales Internship at the Westminster Mall. Please see Mrs. Duremdes in the Career Center TODAY for a full listing of ROP Classes to take.   Support our Lions Wate


September14, 2017

9/14 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   Attention, boys soccer will be hosting tryouts Today thru Friday September 15 at 3 p.m. for all those who are interested in joining the soccer team this year. Bring lots of water and your soccer gear   CALLING ALL CLUB PRESIDENTS! There will be a mandatory meeting for club presidents interested in having their club be apart of our annual club rush! Please come to the ASB ROOM Today at lunch! See you there!   Schedule change requests ended last Friday, 9/8. Please be patient as Guidance Specialists process all requests. Check your school email at least once a day to see if your Guidance Specialists have replied to your request. Guidance Specialists will no longer send out new schedule.   Attention juniors and seniors! ROP has many classes that are open to enroll in for fall semester in the afternoon and evenings. Careers with Children Internship, Construction Technology, Entertainment Art gives F requirement for the year, Medical Assistant Fron


September13, 2017

9/13 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   Attention, boys soccer will be hosting tryouts Wednesday thru friday September 13 14 and 15 at 3 p.m. for all those who are interested in joining the soccer team this year. Bring lots of water and your soccer gear   CALLING ALL CLUB PRESIDENTS! There will be a mandatory meeting for club presidents interested in having their club be apart of our annual club rush! Please come to the ASB ROOM Thursday the 14th at lunch! See you there!   Schedule change requests ended last Friday, 9/8. Please be patient as Guidance Specialists process all requests. Check your school email at least once a day to see if your Guidance Specialists have replied to your request. Guidance Specialists will no longer send out new schedule.   Attention juniors and seniors! ROP has many classes that are open to enroll in for fall semester in the afternoon and evenings. Careers with Children Internship, Construction Technology, Entertainment Art gives F requirement for the ye


September12, 2017

9/12 Announcements

  Good Morning Lions!   Congrats to our Lions Water Polo Team, as they beat the Matadors of Bolsa Grande yesterday, 11 to 7. Vince Martin and John Moreno dominated the counter attack! Peter Vu, David Bui and Trenton Jones were everywhere on defense! Simon and Allen iron-manned the game to preserve the win!   Attention, boys soccer will be hosting tryouts Wednesday thru friday September 13 14 and 15 at 3 p.m. for all those who are interested in joining the soccer team this year. Bring lots of water and your soccer gear   Hey, batter, batter, hey batter, batter swing! Attention Agriculture Students, it’s back! The Orange Section FFA will be hosting it’s annual Angels Game Social at the Anaheim Angels Stadium on September 15th at 7pm! If you’re interested in attending talk to Mr. EUSANTOS NOW! Tickets are now on sale. Don’t miss out on a great bonding experience with other FFA schools!   CALLING ALL CLUB PRESIDENTS! There will be a mandatory meeting for club pres


September11, 2017

9/11 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.   In the Battle for Boswell Field last Friday night our Lions stayed undefeated with a 34-20 win over previously undefeated marina. Touchdowns by Christian Jaime, Francisco Lopez and 3 by Jacob McGookin along with a 50-yard interception by Dennis Ly made this a night to remember with a huge and wild crowd. In the end our defense brought punishing hits to the Vikings and their spirit as the night was engulfed by the roar of the Lions who owned the field and filled the stands.   Attention, boys soccer will be hosting tryouts Wednesday thru friday September 13 14 and 15 at 3 p.m. for all those who are interested in joining the soccer team this year. Bring lots of water and your soccer gear   Hey, batter, batter, hey batter, batter swing! Attention Agriculture Students, it’s back! The Orange Section FFA will be hosting it’s annual Angels Game Social at the Anaheim Angels Stadium on September 15th at 7pm!


September8, 2017

9/8 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   Calling ALL Freshmen girls! Are you interested in sisterhood & volunteering? Well Girls’ League will be having an informational meeting TODAY at Lunch in room T2. Hope to see you there!   Guidance Specialists are not available to see students. Schedule change request link is available on school website and your school email until 3pm TODAY.   Hey Lions, it’s time to GET READY FOR BATTLE. Battle at Boswell is here once again as we face off against Marina High School. Come out to our pregame party on tonight from 4:30-6:30pm and enjoy a fun filled evening featuring laser tag, video game truck, cotton candy, tacos for purchase, music from 92.3 fm, and so much more! Tickets start at only $6 w/ASB and $8 w/out! Each ticket includes a FREE tshirt and entrance to the game. So start preparing your game faces lions, and come out to support our Varsity Football as they lead the charge against the Vikings. See you there! Boys Basketball Tryouts will be th


September7, 2017

9/7 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   Congrats to our Lions Water Polo Team as they beat the Magnolia Sentenels 8 to 7 in a thrilling overtime win! Vince Martin wond the overtime sprint, David Bui made the assist to Peter Vu who slammed home to game winner! Trenton Jones and John Moreno anchored the defense, while Allen Castellano made three critical goalie blocks to seal the victory. Sebastian Rojos and Simon Tran kept our counter attack alive. Great Wins LIONS!   Hey Freshmen, if you have not received your ID card stop by K11 and pick it up today!   Calling ALL Freshmen girls! Are you interested in sisterhood & volunteering? Well Girls’ League will be having an informational meeting Friday, Sept 8th at Lunch in room T2. Hope to see you there!   Attention freshmen girls, interested in playing tennis this year? There are a few spots open on the frosh soph team. Interested lady lions please contact Coach Lee on the tennis courts in G-2 or on the tennis courts after school about


September6, 2017

9/6 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   Hey Freshmen, if you have not received your ID card stop by K11 and pick it up today!   Water Polo sign ups going on NOW! Go to L-1 at break or lunch!   Attention Swimmers, All Swimmers from last years’ team need to report to Mr. Anderson’s classroom T-10 TODAY during lunch. If you are currently in water polo, do not worry about attending.   Calling ALL Freshmen girls! Are you interested in sisterhood & volunteering? Well Girls’ League will be having an informational meeting Friday, Sept 8th at Lunch in room T2. Hope to see you there!   Attention freshmen girls, interested in playing tennis this year? There are a few spots open on the frosh soph team. Interested lady lions please contact Coach Lee on the tennis courts in G-2 or on the tennis courts after school about joining.   Guidance Specialists are not available to see students. Schedule change request link is available on school website and your school email Tuesday, Septemb


September1, 2017

9/1 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   Congrats to the lady lions tennis team for their first win of the season, a 10-8 win over Santiago. Singles Megan Chow and Doubles Stacy Do and Daniela Gomez led a balanced attack with 2 sets apiece. Good job ladies   Congratulations to our JV Football team in their 36-12 victory over Garden Grove. The defense was on fire with interceptions by Kevin Rosete, Waihin Soe, Julian Ceja, and 2 by Keoni Sierra. Justin Grey threw touchdowns to Jose Diaz and Jordan Tran and George Lopez scored 3 times along with 4 extra points by Juan Rivera and Marco Aburto.   Come out to our first Varsity Football game tonight vs Garden Grove and come hungry as we will have a Kettle Korn stand, a Taco stand, and the Kona Ice Truck serving shaved ice!! Good game, good food, GOOD TIMES!!   Attention ALL Lions! Tuesday, September 5th is Picture Makeup Day in the Faculty Dining Room. Don’t forget!   Hey Freshmen, if you have not received your ID card stop by G1 and


June16, 2017

6/16 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   Hey Lions! If you are interested in joining our 3x Defending League Championship Boys Volleyball team next year, there will be summer camp every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 to 5:30PM starting on June 19th. All players must turn in a physical card and also 40$. For more information, go to facebook.com/whsboysvball   Attention Lions: All books are due NOW. Please return to them to the Book Drop inside the library or the Book Return at the front door. Come in and make sure your record is clear. P.S. If you have been getting emails you owe a book and/or have fines.   Students currently enrolled in AP Language and AP Seminar, please download and review the summer assignments that are now posted on the school website. If you have any questions regarding the summer assignments, please go see Dr. Lim in H25.   Dear Staff and Students- due to a software update, we can no longer accept credit cards. Once the s


June15, 2017

6/15 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Hey Lions! If you are interested in joining our 3x Defending League Championship Boys Volleyball team next year, there will be summer camp every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 to 5:30PM starting on June 19th. All players must turn in a physical card and also 40$. For more information, go to facebook.com/whsboysvball   Attention Lions: All books are due NOW. Please return to them to the Book Drop inside the library or the Book Return at the front door. Come in and make sure your record is clear. P.S. If you have been getting emails you owe a book and/or have fines.   Students currently enrolled in AP Language and AP Seminar, please download and review the summer assignments that are now posted on the school website. If you have any questions regarding the summer assignments, please go see Dr. Lim in H25.   Dear Staff and Students- due to a software update, we can no longer accept credit cards. Once t


June14, 2017

6/14 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Hey Lions! If you are interested in joining our 3x Defending League Championship Boys Volleyball team next year, there will be summer camp every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 to 5:30PM starting on June 19th. All players must turn in a physical card and also 40$. For more information, go to facebook.com/whsboysvball   Attention Lions: All books are due NOW. Please return to them to the Book Drop inside the library or the Book Return at the front door. Come in and make sure your record is clear. P.S. If you have been getting emails you owe a book and/or have fines.   Students currently enrolled in AP Language and AP Seminar, please download and review the summer assignments that are now posted on the school website. If you have any questions regarding the summer assignments, please go see Dr. Lim in H25.   Dear Staff and Students- due to a software update, we can no longer accept credit cards. Once the so


June13, 2017

6/13 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Hey Lions! If you are interested in joining our 3x Defending League Championship Boys Volleyball team next year, there will be summer camp every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 to 5:30PM starting on June 19th. All players must turn in a physical card and also 40$. For more information, go to facebook.com/whsboysvball   Attention Lions: All books are due NOW. Please return to them to the Book Drop inside the library or the Book Return at the front door. Come in and make sure your record is clear. P.S. If you have been getting emails you owe a book and/or have fines.   Students currently enrolled in AP Language and AP Seminar, please download and review the summer assignments that are now posted on the school website. If you have any questions regarding the summer assignments, please go see Dr. Lim in H25.   Dear Staff and Students- due to a software update, we can no longer accept credit cards. Once the softw


June12, 2017

6/12 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.   Hey Lions! If you are interested in joining our 3x Defending League Championship Boys Volleyball team next year, there will be summer camp every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 to 5:30PM starting on June 19th. All players must turn in a physical card and also 40$. For more information, go to facebook.com/whsboysvball   Attention Lions: All books are due NOW. Please return to them to the Book Drop inside the library or the Book Return at the front door. Come in and make sure your record is clear. P.S. If you have been getting emails you owe a book and/or have fines.   Students currently enrolled in AP Language and AP Seminar, please download and review the summer assignments that are now posted on the school website. If you have any questions regarding the summer assignments for either course, please go see Dr. Lim in H25.   Sophomores who talked to


June8, 2017

6/8 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Attenion all students who were nominated for the LEO Awards or Senior Awards, and did not go, please see Mrs. Duremdes in the Career Center to receive your award. All students that enrolled in the Computer Graphics class this summer, please see Mrs. Duremdes ASAP. There is still some open seats.   Hey Lions! If you are interested in joining our 3x Defending League Championship Boys Volleyball team next year, there will be summer camp every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 to 5:30PM starting on June 19th. All players must turn in a physical card and also 40$. For more information, go to facebook.com/whsboysvball   Attention Lions: All books are due NOW. Please return to them to the Book Drop inside the library or the Book Return at the front door. Come in and make sure your record is clear. P.S. If you have been getting emails you owe a book and/or have fines.   Students! If you have signed up for AP 4


June7, 2017

6/7 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Congratulations to Devin Willingham who represented WHS at the Senior All-Star Baseball game on Monday night. Devin was 1 for 3 hitting, pitched a scoreless inning, and played 3 innings of excellent defense to help the Goldenwest League destroy the Orange League 11-1. Way to go Devin!   Attenion all students who were nominated for the LEO Awards or Senior Awards, and did not go, please see Mrs. Duremdes in the Career Center to receive your award. All students that enrolled in the Computer Graphics class this summer, please see Mrs. Duremdes ASAP. There is still some open seats.   Hey Lions! If you are interested in joining our 3x Defending League Championship Boys Volleyball team next year, there will be summer camp every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3 to 5:30PM starting on June 19th. All players must turn in a physical card and also 40$. For more information, go to facebook.com/whsboysvball   Attention


June6, 2017

6/6 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Attenion all students who were nominated for the LEO Awards or Senior Awards, and did not go, please see Mrs. Duremdes in the Career Center to receive your award. All students that enrolled in the Computer Graphics class this summer, please see Mrs. Duremdes ASAP. There is still some open seats.   Students! If you have signed up for English 2 Honors for next year, please come to J-27 (Ms. Dadabhoy’s room) during lunch on June 8th for an important meeting. Mrs. Angus and Ms. Dadabhoy will go over the summer assignment and expectations for English 2 Honors. This meeting is for students who missed the meeting last week or for students who need further clarification.   Current sophomores & juniors – Take classes at Goldenwest College this summer that count as college credit and towards high school graduation. Units are CSU/UC transferable. Courses available are Personal Health, History or Rock Music, and History and


June5, 2017

6/5 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.   Attenion all students who were nominated for the LEO Awards or Senior Awards, and did not go, please see Mrs. Duremdes in the Career Center to receive your award. Are you eating breakfast? We want to know! Please take our short Breakfast Survey, it should be in your hbuhsd inbox. Your responses are important and will show us how we can get more students to improve their grades, athletics, and overall health by eating breakfast. Thank you to everyone who participated in this survey at the beginning of the school year. The survey will take less than 2 minutes to complete. We want to hear from everyone, especially those who participated in the survey at the beginning of the year.   All students that enrolled in the Computer Graphics class this summer, please see Mrs. Duremdes ASAP. There is still some open seats.   Students! If you have signed up for English 2


May31, 2017

5/31 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Attention all 9th, 10th and 11th grade students. Summer School sign ups are happening now. If you ever failed an academic class or are currently failing a class summer is the time to make it up. See your Guidance Specialist to find out your options. TODAY is the deadline to sign up for summer classes.   Attention Lions: All Library materials are due June 2 if you have any long overdue books please find and return them as soon as possible even if you cannot pay the fines now.   All sophomores and juniors, please stop by the Career Center to pick up a summer ROP schedule. We have some classes that fulfill the UC requirements as well as elective credits. Classes are filling up fast. The following classes are offered: Animal Health Care Internship, Computer Graphics, Visual Imagery, Exploring Engineering, Certified Nursing Internship, Culinary Arts Internship   Attention to all students interested in playing sup


May26, 2017

5/26 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   College-bound Seniors…please listen! It is time to order your final transcripts to be sent to your college after your final grades have been posted to your transcript. Final grades will be posted at the end of June and transcript orders will be sent before the July 1st deadline. Please request your transcript online through parchment.com. For instructions please go to our school website at whslions.net. If you have questions, contact the Registrar, Mrs. Hartley, in the administration building.   Westminster High School welcomes famous artist Minjae Lee (top 30 artists to watch according to Art News in the world!) from South Korea to assist them with a 6 portrait mural. This is the second international mural completed by our students. We will celebrate with a public viewing TODAY at 3PM-4PM. Media will be there to interview students and showcase the mural. We will celebrate with our VACC dancers, Folkloric Dancers, Po


May25, 2017

5/25 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   College-bound Seniors…please listen! It is time to order your final transcripts to be sent to your college after your final grades have been posted to your transcript. Final grades will be posted at the end of June and transcript orders will be sent before the July 1st deadline. Please request your transcript online through parchment.com. For instructions please go to our school website at whslions.net. If you have questions, contact the Registrar, Mrs. Hartley, in the administration building.   The library is open for printing, returning and renewing books, and picking up holds only. Today is the last day Senior Exit Interviews are being conducted in the library   Westminster High School welcomes famous artist Minjae Lee (top 30 artists to watch according to Art News in the world!) from South Korea to assist them with a 6 portrait mural. This is the second international mural completed by our students. We w


May24, 2017

5/24 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   I – Inquire and collaborate.   Attention to all students interested in taking AP Chemistry next year! Please attend the informational meeting on Thursday, May 25th at lunch in room L-1.   College-bound Seniors…please listen! It is time to order your final transcripts to be sent to your college after your final grades have been posted to your transcript. Final grades will be posted at the end of June and transcript orders will be sent before the July 1st deadline. Please request your transcript online through parchment.com. For instructions please go to our school website at whslions.net. If you have questions, contact the Registrar, Mrs. Hartley, in the administration building.   The library is open for printing, returning and renewing books, and picking up holds only. Senior Exit Interviews are being conducted in the library Monday May 22 to Thursday May 25.   Westminster High School welcomes famous artist Minjae Lee (top 30 artists to w


May23, 2017

5/23 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   R – Read and write daily.   Attention to all students interested in taking AP Chemistry next year! Please attend the informational meeting on Thursday, May 25th at lunch in room L-1.   Attention sophomores and juniors who took the ROP summer Engineering and Manufacturing Internship applications, please see Mrs. Duremdes in the Career Center they are due today to me.   College-bound Seniors…please listen! It is time to order your final transcripts to be sent to your college after your final grades have been posted to your transcript. Final grades will be posted at the end of June and transcript orders will be sent before the July 1st deadline. Please request your transcript online through parchment.com. For instructions please go to our school website at whslions.net. If you have questions, contact the Registrar, Mrs. Hartley, in the administration building.   The library is open for printing, returning and renewing books, and picking up h


May22, 2017

5/22 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   P – Prepare for college and career.   Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.   Attention to all students interested in taking AP Chemistry next year! Please attend the informational meeting on Thursday, May 25th at lunch in room L-1.   Attention sophomores and juniors who took the ROP summer Engineering and Manufacturing Internship applications, please see Mrs. Duremdes in the Career Center they are due May 23rd to me.   College-bound Seniors…please listen! It is time to order your final transcripts to be sent to your college after your final grades have been posted to your transcript. Final grades will be posted at the end of June and transcript orders will be sent before the July 1st deadline. Please request your transcript online through parchment.com. For instructions please go to our school website at whslions.net. If you have questions, contact the Registrar, Mrs. Hartley, in the administration building.   The library is op


May19, 2017

5/19 Annoucements

Good Morning Lions!   E- Engage in school culture.   Hey Lions! If you’re interested in joining the award-winning and state championship earning Academic Decathlon team, please come to an informational meeting TODAY in room L-4. See you then!   All the juniors and sophomores that took the PSAT test back in Oct, be sure to stop by the Career Center to get your test booklets so you can study the SAT test for next year.   ROP Summer schedules are here in the Career Center. We have Animal Health Care, Computer Graphics, Engineering & Manufacturing, Certified Nursing Internship, and Culinary Arts Internship. These summer ROP courses will earn you 10 credits towards graduation. Pick up a schedule today!   Are you interested in being a part of something greater? If so, come to the Boys’ League Informational meeting TODAY in L5 at lunch to learn a little bit about our brotherhood and find out how you can get involved!   Hey Lions! Yearbooks are selling out. W


May18, 2017

5/18 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Students! If writing essays and reports causes you stress and sleepless nights, the writing tutors in K-8 can help! Come on by room K-8 on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays between 2-4pm and we’ll be more than happy to help you with your assignment. All we ask is that you visit the school website to schedule your appointment prior to showing up. Thanks and we look forwards to helping you!   FLASH FLASH FLASH!! HEY VACC MEMBERS FLASH SALE IS TODAY!! COME GET YOUR TICKETS DURING LUNCH IN ROOM H1!! WE WILL BE SELLING FOR THE LOW LOOOWW PRICE OF $8!! come get your tickets quickly because our banquet is THIS FRIDAY AT 6PM!! invite all your friends and family to spend a night under the Vietnam stars with VACC!! come get your tickets for $8 today during lunch in room H1!!   Hey Lions! If you’re interested in joining the award-winning and state championship earning Academic Decathlon team, please come to an informatio


May12, 2017

5/12 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   SBAC testing for juniors begins next week, Juniors are to report to their testing rooms by 7:45 AM on Tuesday, May 16th, and Wednesday May 17th. Next week, the tests focus on English Language Arts. Testing Room lists will be posted on Monday outside the Main Office. All 9th, 10th, and 12th grade students begin school at 10:37 for Zero Period and 11:08 for Period 1. Students with work schedules, please plan accordingly with your employers due to the later class times for periods 4, 5, and 6.   The Westminster City Council is currently seeking qualified applicants to serve on the Youth Committee. If you care about your community and wish to offer input this may be just the opportunity you have been waiting for. See Mrs. Prado for an application.   ROP Summer Schedules are in the Career Center. By popular demand, the ROP Computer Graphics will be offered at FVHS. Please see Mrs. Duremdes Today in the Career Center


May11, 2017

5/11 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   D – Demonstrate digital literacy.   Students! If writing essays and reports causes you stress and sleepless nights, the writing tutors in K-8 can help! Come on by room K-8 on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays between 2-4pm and we’ll be more than happy to help you with your assignment. All we ask is that you visit the school website to schedule your appointment prior to showing up. Thanks and we look forwards to helping you!   SBAC testing for juniors begins next week, Juniors are to report to their testing rooms by 7:45 AM on Tuesday, May 16th, and Wednesday May 17th. Next week, the tests focus on English Language Arts. Testing Room lists will be posted on Monday outside the Main Office. All 9th, 10th, and 12th grade students begin school at 10:37 for Zero Period and 11:08 for Period 1. Students with work schedules, please plan accordingly with your employers due to the later class times for periods 4, 5, and 6.   Hey Lions! The Risen Christian


May5, 2017

5/5 Announcements

Good Morning Lions!   E – Engage in school culture.   Beginning May 1st, all announcements will be emailed and not read aloud until AP testing ends.   Hey SWAG winners– three of you have won again. Martin Pineda, Eric Reyes, Tammy Pham please come to G-1 to pick up your Lion Spirit Wear prize. SWAG teachers- your names were entered into a drawing also and the winner of an Office Depot gift card is… Mr. Read!!! Thank you to all of our teachers who have nominated students for SWAG. Our students really appreciate the recognition.   Congratulations to our April Athletes of the Month: Michelle Nguyen for Swim and Leon Dang for Track. Good job, Lions!   Class of 2017- if you purchased a ticket for Grad Nite, you must turn in your permission slip to the front office. See the receptionist by today. Permission slips can be picked up in G-1 or downloaded from whsgradnite.webs.com.   Hey Seniors- Do you want to deliver a speech at Graduation? Come pick up an appl